Covered box, fragment of the base and wall

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Historical period(s)
Southern Song dynasty, 1127-1279
Medium
Glazed stoneware; wheel-thrown
Style
Chaozhou ware
Dimensions
H x W x D: 4.4 x 7.5 x 2.2 cm (1 3/4 x 2 15/16 x 7/8 in)
Geography
China, Guangdong province, Chaozhou kilns
Credit Line
Gift of John A. Pope
Accession Number
FSC-P-442
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Container
Type

Box lid (fragment)

Keywords
Chaozhou ware, China, Southern Song dynasty (1127 - 1279), stoneware
Provenance

To 1957
John A. Pope (1906-1982), Washington D.C., collected between August 1956 and April 1957 in Angkor, Cambodia. [1]

From 1957
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of John A. Pope, Washington D.C. [2]

Notes:

[1] See Curatorial Remark 3 in the object record. See also “Ceramics in Mainland and Southeast Asia: Collections in the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery”, copy in object file, Collections Management Office.

[2] See note 1. See also object file, Collections Management Office.

Previous Owner(s)

Dr. John Alexander Pope 1906 - 1982

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

Copyright with museum