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Ceramic beaker

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Beaker of porcelain. Made in China. Reign of Kangxi.

Measurements:
h: 18 1/4 in

Provenance:
Bluett & Sons, dealer; from whom purchased by William Burrell, 7 April 1915, £10; by whom gifted to the Corporation of the City of Glasgow, 1944.

Manuscript sources
Bluett & Sons, Sales Day Book 4/98, 23 June 1914, stock no. 2661: ĎA 5 colour Ming beakerí.
Sir William Burrell, Purchase Book 1915, p.1: ĎA 5 colour Ming beakerí.

What:
38_898, beakers, ceramics, porcelain

Who:
Dealer, Bluett & Sons

Dates:
Sold by Bluett & Sons 1915.

Periods:
IMPERIAL CHINA
Qing, 1644-1911
Kangxi, 1662-1722

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