Bowl wall fragment

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Clay: white porcelain.
Glaze: white, shiny and translucent.
Decoration: in underglaze cobalt blue.

Historical period(s)
Ming dynasty, 15th-16th century
Medium
Porcelain with cobalt pigment under clear glaze
Style
Jingdezhen ware
Dimensions
H x W x D: 0.9 x 3 x 2.7 cm (3/8 x 1 3/16 x 1 1/16 in)
Geography
China, Zhejiang, Jingdezhen
Credit Line
Gift of Victor and Takako Hauge
Accession Number
FSC-P-5624
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bowl (fragment)

Keywords
China, Jingdezhen ware, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), porcelain
Provenance

From 1970-72 to 2001
Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge [1]

From 2001
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge in 2001

Notes:

[1] Object file. Collected by Victor Hauge on visits to the U Thong kiln sites in Bangkok, Thailand.

Previous Owner(s)

Victor and Takako Hauge American (Victor died 2013, Takako died 2015)

Description

Clay: white porcelain.
Glaze: white, shiny and translucent.
Decoration: in underglaze cobalt blue.

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

Copyright with museum