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Basin (China (for export)), 1730–70

This is a basin. It is dated 1730–70 and we acquired it in 1926. Its medium is polychrome and glazed porcelain. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was bequest of Mrs. John Innes Kane. It is credited Bequest of Mrs. John Innes Kane.

  • Plate, ca 1750
  • tin-glazed earthenware.
  • Gift of Eugene V. and Clare E. Thaw.
  • 2017-20-10

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 11 x 43.4 x 34 cm (4 5/16 x 17 1/16 x 13 3/8 in.)

It has the following markings

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Basin (China (for export)), 1730–70; polychrome and glazed porcelain; H x W x D: 11 x 43.4 x 34 cm (4 5/16 x 17 1/16 x 13 3/8 in.); Bequest of Mrs. John Innes Kane; 1926-22-172

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