Yixing ware Hexagonal teapot

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Maker(s)
Artist: Shi Dabin (active 1597-1640)
Historical period(s)
Ming dynasty, 1610
Medium
Unglazed stoneware
Style
Yixing ware
Dimensions
H x W: 6.9 x 13.8 cm (2 11/16 x 5 7/16 in)
Geography
China, Jiangsu province, Yixing
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1939.62a-b
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Teapot

Keywords
China, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), stoneware, tea, WWII-era provenance, Yixing ware
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Tonying and Company

Published References
  • Oriental Ceramics (Toyo Toji Taikan): The World's Great Collections. 12 vols., Tokyo. pl. 118.
  • Pang Yuanji. Hsu chai ming tao tu lu (Xuzhai ming tao tu lu): Catalogue of Chinese Pottery in the Collection of Pang Yuan-chi. 2 vols. Taipei. p. 7.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

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