Cizhou-type bottle with inscribed date and design of flying birds

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Historical period(s)
Yuan dynasty, 1341
Medium
Stoneware with dark glaze and iron-rich pigment
Style
Cizhou-type ware
Dimensions
H x W x D: 29.5 x 16.9 x 16.9 cm (11 5/8 x 6 5/8 x 6 5/8 in)
Geography
China, Shanxi province
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth Hamm Glass
Accession Number
F1991.15
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bottle

Keywords
bird, China, Cizhou ware, stoneware, WWII-era provenance, Yuan dynasty (1279 - 1368)
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Elizabeth Hamm Glass

Published References
  • Qin Dashu. Guantai cizhou yaozi. vol. XXVII Beijing, Spring 2011. p. 155, fig. 5.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

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