Fragment of the base and lower wall of a covered box

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Historical period(s)
Southern Song dynasty, 12th-13th century
Medium
Porcelain with transparent pale-blue (qingbai) glaze
Style
Qingbai ware
Dimensions
H x W x D (overall): 2.1 x 6.3 x 7.7 cm (13/16 x 2 1/2 x 3 1/16 in)
Geography
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Roy Galloway
Accession Number
FSC-P-4761
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Container
Type

Covered box

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

From 1973 to 1999
Mr. and Mrs. Roy Galloway, Easton, Maryland, collected at Ban Kruat kilns, Thailand. [1]

From 1999
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Roy Galloway, Easton, Maryland. [2]

Notes:

[1] Collected by Mr. Roy Galloway at the Ban Kruat kiln complex in 1973. See Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record.

[2] See Deed of Gift, copy in object file, Collections Management Office.

Previous Owner(s)

Mr. and Mrs. Roy Galloway

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

Copyright with museum