Historical period(s)
Tang dynasty, 9th century
Medium
Stoneware with copper-green tinted opaque glaze
Style
Changsha ware
Dimensions
H x W (overall): 3.2 x 14.5 cm (1 1/4 x 5 11/16 in)
Geography
China, Hunan province, Changsha
Credit Line
Gift of the John Hadley Cox Archaeological Study Collection
Accession Number
FSC-P-4183
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Dish

Keywords
Changsha ware, China, Tang dynasty (618 - 907)
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 2 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