From 1959 to 1989
Dean Frasché, Greenwich, CT, acquired in Jakarta in 1959 
Freer Gallery of Art, given by Dean Frasché in 1989
 According to Curatorial Note 2 in the object record.
- Previous Owner(s)
Dean Frasché 1906 - 1994
Covered box with flat lid, tapering body, and flat base.
Clay: porcelain; buff with orange oxidation at edges of glaze.
Glaze: translucent white with blue-gray tint, matte, coarsely crackled; interior of body and center of interior of lid glazed.
Decoration: in underglaze cobalt. On lid, thick and thin double line surrounding central medallion containing eight-pointed foliate motif. Five foliate clusters spaced around edge of lid, above single line near rim. On body, double line below rim and single line above base, framing three floral sprays interspersed with single flowers or insects.
- Collection Area(s)
- Chinese Art
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum