Historical period(s)
Ming dynasty, late 14th-15th century
Medium
Stoneware with white slip under clear glaze
Style
Cizhou ware
Dimensions
H x W: 8.2 x 11.6 cm (3 1/4 x 4 9/16 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1911.353
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Jar

Keywords
China, Cizhou ware, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)
Provenance

To 1911
S. Abe, Kyoto, Japan to 1911 [1]

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

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

Notes:

[1] See Original Pottery List, L. 2139, 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
S. Abe

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

Copyright with museum