Water dropper in the form of a fish (fragment)

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Historical period(s)
Ming dynasty, 16th-mid 17th century
Medium
Porcelain with lead glazes
Style
Zhangzhou ware
Dimensions
H x W x D: 3.7 x 5.4 x 2.4 cm (1 7/16 x 2 1/8 x 15/16 in)
Geography
China, Fujian province, Zhangzhou, Tiankeng kilns
Credit Line
Gift of Victor and Takako Hauge
Accession Number
FSC-P-6396
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic
Type

Water dropper

Keywords
China, earthenware, fish, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), Zhangzhou ware
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)

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

Copyright with museum