Explore complicated aspects of collecting on this 45-minute guided discussion. Start in the galleries with a close look at Chinese export porcelain, including objects found in shipwrecks from the 17th and 18th centuries. Continue the conversation nearby in the garden by the rare Davidia tree, planted from seeds gathered in China. For visitors over age 13. $5 with admission; Members free. Reservations required; limited to 10. Masks are recommended but not required on guided house tours.

Tuesday–Sunday, 11:30 am, through November 17.

Daily, 11:30 am, November 18–January 7.

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