Fragment of a vessel

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Historical period(s)
Possibly Song dynasty, 960-1279
Medium
Stoneware with white slip under clear glaze
Style
Cizhou ware
Dimensions
H x W: 4.1 x 3.1 cm (1 5/8 x 1 1/4 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1916.693i
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Vessel (fragment)

Keywords
China, Cizhou ware, Song dynasty (960 - 1279), stoneware, white slip
Provenance

From at least 1916 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), acquired by at least 1916 [1]

From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [2]

Notes:

[1] See Reserved Pottery List, R. 6527, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. According to Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record, there are no purchase details recorded for this object.

[2] 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

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

Copyright with museum