Cizhou ware jar

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Historical period(s)
Ming dynasty, late 14th-15th century
Medium
Stoneware with iron glaze
Style
Cizhou ware
Dimensions
H x Diam: 31.6 x 33.4 cm (12 7/16 x 13 1/8 in)
Geography
China, Shanxi province
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1911.340
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Jar

Keywords
China, Cizhou ware, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), stoneware, Yuan dynasty (1279 - 1368)
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919

Published References
  • Oriental Ceramics (Toyo Toji Taikan): The World's Great Collections. 12 vols., Tokyo. pl. 82.
  • Guo Xuelai. Mingdai Cizhouyao ciqi (Cizhou-type Ceramics of the Ming Period). Beijing. p. 133, fig. 3-9.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

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