Molded lid of box

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Medium
Porcelain with transparent ivory-toned glaze, spots of copper-green pigment
Style
Gongxian ware
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 2.1 x 6 cm (13/16 x 2 3/8 in)
Geography
China, Henan province, Gongxian, Gongxian kilns
Credit Line
Gift of the John Hadley Cox Archaeological Study Collection
Accession Number
FSC-P-4171
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Container
Type

Box lid

Keywords
China, Gongxian ware
Provenance

From 1935-37 to 1991
John Hadley Cox (1913-2005), Las Vegas, Nevada. [1]

From 1991
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of John Hadley Cox, Las Vegas, Nevada. [2]

Notes:

[1] Excavated by the donor outside the North Gate at Changsha between September 1935 and August 1937. See Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record.

[2] See Deed of Gift from John Hadley Cox, Collections Management Office.

Previous Owner(s)

John Hadley Cox 1913 - 2005

Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum