Jun ware bowl in original sagger

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Historical period(s)
Yuan dynasty, 1279-1368
Medium
Stoneware with Jun glaze and copper pigment (bowl); unglazed refractory clay (sagger)
Style
Jun ware
Dimensions
H x W: 14.8 x 27.9 cm (5 13/16 x 11 in)
Geography
China, Henan province
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1911.336
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bowl

Keywords
China, Jun ware, stoneware, Yuan dynasty (1279 - 1368)
Provenance

To 1911
Pong, Beijing, to 1911 [1]

From 1911 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Pong in 1911 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] See Original Pottery List, L. 2117, 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
Pong (C.L. Freer source)

Published References
  • Oriental Ceramics (Toyo Toji Taikan): The World's Great Collections. 12 vols., Tokyo. pl. 55.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

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