Historical period(s)
Tang dynasty, first half eighth century
Medium
White earthenware with lead glaze
Dimensions
H x W: 25.7 x 11.5 cm (10 1/8 x 4 1/2 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1973.1
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bottle

Keywords
China, earthenware, lead glaze, Tang dynasty (618 - 907), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

S. Yabumoto Co., Ltd.

Published References
  • Masterpieces of Chinese and Japanese Art: Freer Gallery of Art handbook. Washington, 1976. p. 64.
  • Julia Murray. A Decade of Discovery: Selected Acquisitions 1970-1980. Exh. cat. Washington, 1979. cat. 19, p. 29.
  • Oriental Ceramics (Toyo Toji Taikan): The World's Great Collections. 12 vols., Tokyo. pl. 13.
  • William Watson. Tang and Liao Ceramics. New York, 1984. fig. 65.
  • Chang Wanli. Tang san cai you tao (Three-Colour Glaze Pottery of the T'ang Dynasty). 3 vols., Hong Kong. pl. 72.
  • Mizuno Seiichi. To Sansai. vol. 25, Tokyo. pl. 13.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum