Fragment of the base of a large celadon dish

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Historical period(s)
Yuan or Ming dynasty, 14th century
Medium
Stoneware with underfired celadon glaze
Style
Longquan ware
Dimensions
H x W x D: 2.4 x 15.6 x 14.7 cm (15/16 x 6 1/8 x 5 13/16 in)
Geography
China, Zhejiang province, Longquan
Credit Line
Gift of John A. Pope
Accession Number
FSC-P-457
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Dish (fragment)

Keywords
China, flower, green glaze, Longquan ware, stoneware, Yuan dynasty (1279 - 1368)
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 2 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