Sagger (waster) with exploded bowl adhering on the inside

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Historical period(s)
Northern Song or Southern Song dynasty, 12th-13th century
Medium
Stoneware with iron glaze; unglazed stoneware
Style
Jian ware
Dimensions
H x W x D: 13 x 18.3 x 18.3 cm (5 1/8 x 7 3/16 x 7 3/16 in)
Geography
China, Fujian province, Jianyang county, Shuiji, Shuiji kiln site II
Credit Line
Gift of Caroline Plumer
Accession Number
FSC-P-882
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bowl (waster)

Keywords
China, Jian ware, Northern Song dynasty (960 - 1127), Song dynasty (960 - 1279), 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 file, Collections Management Office.

[2] See Curatorial Remarks 3 and 4 in the object record. According to Louise Cort, the note that came with the object states: "Gift of Carol Plumer May 1961."

Previous Owner(s)

Caroline Plumer
Mr. and Mrs. James Marshall Plumer

Published References
  • Shirley H. Ganse. Chinese Ceramics: Art and Technology. Atlanta. No. 9.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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