Chayang ware tea bowl in style of Jian ware

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Historical period(s)
Southern Song or Yuan dynasty, 13th-14th century
Medium
Stoneware with iron glaze
Style
Chayang ware
Dimensions
H x W: 6.4 x 12.2 cm (2 1/2 x 4 13/16 in)
Geography
China, Fujian province, Nanping, Chayang kiln
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1911.369
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Tea bowl (haikatsugi tenmoku)

Keywords
Chayang ware, China, Southern Song dynasty (1127 - 1279), tea, Yuan dynasty (1279 - 1368)
Provenance

To 1911
Y. Fujita and Company, Kyoto, to 1911 [1]

From 1911 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Y. Fujita and Company in 1911 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] See Original Pottery List, L. 2156, 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
Y. Fujita and Company (C.L. Freer source)

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

Copyright with museum