Kiln tool: tea-bowl firing support

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Historical period(s)
Northern Song or Southern Song dynasty, 12th-13th century
Medium
Unglazed stoneware
Style
Jian ware
Dimensions
W: 5.8 cm (2 5/16 in)
Geography
China, Fujian province, Jianyang county, Shuiji, Shuiji kiln site I
Credit Line
Gift of Caroline Plumer
Accession Number
FSC-P-868
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic
Type

Kiln furniture (firing support disk)

Keywords
China, Jian ware, Northern Song dynasty (960 - 1127), Southern Song dynasty (1127 - 1279)
Provenance

From ? to 1961
James Marshall Plumer (1899-1960) and Mrs. Caroline Plumer. [1]

From 1961
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Caroline Plumer. [2]

Notes:

[1] See object record.

[2] See Curatorial Remark 3 in the object record.

Previous Owner(s)

Caroline Plumer
Mr. and Mrs. James Marshall Plumer

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

Copyright with museum