Smithsonian Blue and White Hexagonal Porcelain Jar

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Auspicious and beautiful, this hexagonal, lidded jar is hand painted with a blue and white motif of clouds (symbolizing happiness and good fortune) and cranes (symbolizing longevity). Fine porcelain.

Museum Story

Cloud or crane designs—including blue and white porcelains and multi-hued hanging panels—adorn numerous artifacts in our Freer Gallery of Art. A gift to the nation from Charles Lang Freer, the Gallery contains an extensive collection of oriental art, prints, sculpture, stoneware, and porcelain.


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7"h. x 4.75"w.