Historical period(s)
Ming dynasty, 16th-mid 17th century
Medium
Porcelain with ivory translucent glaze
Style
Dehua ware
Dimensions
H x W: 18.6 x 10.6 cm (7 5/16 x 4 3/16 in)
Geography
China, Fujian province, Dehua kilns
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1913.85a-b
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Vase

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

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

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

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

Notes:

[1] Undated folder sheet note.

[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