Ding ware bowl with notched rim

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Historical period(s)
Northern Song dynasty, 11th-early 12th century
Medium
Porcelain with iron glaze
Style
Ding ware
Dimensions
H x W: 6.5 x 17.6 cm (2 9/16 x 6 15/16 in)
Geography
China, Hebei province, Ding kilns
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1911.367
On View Location
Freer Gallery 15: Setting the Bar: Arts of the Song Dynasty
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bowl

Keywords
China, Ding ware, Northern Song dynasty (960 - 1127), porcelain
Provenance

To 1911
Koekia, Tokyo, to 1911 [1]

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

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

Notes:

[1] See Original Pottery List, L. 2154, 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
Koekia (C.L. Freer source)

Published References
  • Oriental Ceramics (Toyo Toji Taikan): The World's Great Collections. 12 vols., Tokyo. pl. 62.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

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