About 1968 to 1986
Dorothy M. Slak, Sarasota, Florida, acquired in Jakarta about 1968 
Freer Gallery of Art, given by Dorothy M. Slak in 1986
 According to Curatorial Note 7 in object record.
- Previous Owner(s)
Mrs. Dorothy M. Slak
Small jar, with short slightly tapering neck, globular body and unglazed slightly concave base.
Glaze: translucent and grayish; large random crackle; spills on to foot.
Decoration: in underglaze cobalt: single line around neck; overlapping petals around shoulder; double line; two shaped panels, each framing a single blossom with foliage, against a ground of "fish-scale" scallops; single line above base.
- Published References
- Barbara V. Harrisson. Swatow in Het Princessehof: The Analysis of a Museum Collection of Chinese Trade Wares from Indonesia. Leeuwarden. .
- Kamer Aga-Oglu. Shadows of the Dragon. Columbus, OH. .
- Collection Area(s)
- Chinese Art
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum