Historical period(s)
Ming dynasty, 16th-17th century
Medium
Stoneware with iron glaze; black lacquer repairs
Dimensions
H x W: 17.2 x 19.9 cm (6 3/4 x 7 13/16 in)
Geography
China, Guangdong province or Fujian province
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1902.183
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bottle

Keywords
China, lacquer repair, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), stoneware
Provenance

To 1902
Shozo Kato, London, to 1902 [1]

From 1902 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Shozo Kato in 1902 [2]

From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]

Notes:

[1] See Original Pottery List, L. 1164, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.

[2] See note 1.

[3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.

Previous Owner(s)

Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919
Shozo Kato (C.L. Freer source) 1851-1930

Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum