Offering Stand, Vietnam, 15th -16th century. Glazed stoneware with peony spray in center of bowl surrounded by auspicious Buddhist symbols, floral meanders on exterior, band of lotus petals below waist, cloud and floral motifs on base painted in underglaze-blue cobalt oxide,/ 8 ¼  X 11 ½ inches. Purchased by Birmingham Museum of Art 1975.5