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Ceramic dish

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Saucer dish of porcelain. Made in China, Ming Dynasty.

Measurements:
h: 1 3/4 in; diam: 8 5/8 in

Provenance:
F. Howard Paget collection; from whom purchased by Bluett & Sons, 1 October 1945, £9; from whom purchased by Sir William Burrell, 9 November 1945, £20; by whom gifted to the Corporation of the City of Glasgow, 1944.

Manuscript sources
Bluett & Sons, Sales Day Book 19/13. 16 October 1945, stock no.2941: ‘Imperial yellow plate, Chia Ch’ing. Diameter 8 ½”. Bought: F. Howard Paget, 1 October 1945, £9. Sold £22.10.0’.
Sir William Burrell, Purchase Book 1945, p.74: ‘An old Chinese Imperial yellow saucer-dish of the Chia Ching period 1522-1566 - Ming Dynasty. Diam 8 3/4"’.

What:
38_650, ceramics, dishes, porcelain, saucers

Who:
Dealer, Bluett & Sons
Collector, F. Howard Paget

Dates:
Sold by Bluett & Sons 1945.

Periods:
IMPERIAL CHINA
Ming, 1368-1644

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