Water Dropper in the Shape of a Peach
White porcelain with underglaze iron-brown (on the stem), copper red (on the tip), and cobalt-blue (on the leaves)
last half of 18th century
3 15/16 in. (10 cm)
Diameter at base: 2 5/16 in. (5.8 cm)
Diameter at widest point: 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm) (show scale)
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The Peggy N. and Roger G. Gerry Collection
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Water Dropper in the Shape of a Peach, last half of 18th century. White porcelain with underglaze iron-brown (on the stem), copper red (on the tip), and cobalt-blue (on the leaves), 3 15/16 in. (10 cm). Brooklyn Museum, The Peggy N. and Roger G. Gerry Collection, 2004.28.131. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum (in collaboration with National Research Institute of Cultural Heritage, , CUR.2004.28.131_view1_Heon-Kang_photo_NRICH.jpg)
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