Jizhou ware tea bowl

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Historical period(s)
Yuan dynasty, 1279-1368
Medium
Stoneware with iron glaze splashed with wood-ash solution
Style
Jizhou ware
Dimensions
H x W: 4.9 x 11.2 cm (1 15/16 x 4 7/16 in)
Geography
China, Jiangxi province, Jizhou kilns
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1913.40
On View Location
Freer Gallery 14: Rediscovering Korea's Past
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Tea bowl

Keywords
brown and black glaze, China, Jizhou ware, stoneware, tea, Yuan dynasty (1279 - 1368)
Provenance

To 1913
Yamanaka & Company, New York to 1913 [1]

From 1913 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company, New York in 1913 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] See Original Pottery List, L. 2376, Freer Galley 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
Yamanaka and Co. (C.L. Freer source)

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

Copyright with museum