Historical period(s)
Five Dynasties period or Northern Song dynasty, 10th century
Medium
Porcelain with iron pigment under clear glaze
Style
Ding ware
Dimensions
H x W x D: 9.2 x 16 x 9.5 cm (3 5/8 x 6 5/16 x 3 3/4 in)
Geography
China, Hebei province
Credit Line
The Dr. Paul Singer Collection of Chinese Art of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; a joint gift of the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, Paul Singer, the AMS Foundation for the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, and the Children of Arthur M. Sackler
Collection
Paul Singer collection
Accession Number
RLS1997.48.1189
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic
Type

Pillow

Keywords
China, Ding ware, Five Dynasties period (907 - 960), Northern Song dynasty (960 - 1127), Paul Singer collection
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Dr. Paul Singer 1904-1997

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

Copyright with museum