East Asian Art
Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), Late 18th century, Qianlong Period (1736-1795)
Artist/maker unknown, Chinese
Porcelain with underglaze blue design, "Blue and White"
Currently not on view
1986-26-303The Henry P. McIlhenny Collection in memory of Frances P. McIlhenny, 1986
LabelAlthough clearly made in China, this pair of butter lamps may have been used by Chinese, Manchu, Mongol, or Tibetan practitioners of Tibetan Buddhism.