Jar in the shape of a basketry grain measure

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Historical period(s)
Yuan dynasty, 14th century
Medium
Stoneware with translucent iron-brown glaze
Style
Jizhou or Quanzhou ware
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 9.3 x 9.5 cm (3 11/16 x 3 3/4 in)
Geography
China, Fujian or Jiangxi province, Quanzhou or Jizhou
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
RLS1997.48.1333
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Jar

Keywords
China, Jizhou ware, Paul Singer collection, Quanzhou ware, Yuan dynasty (1279 - 1368)
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Dr. Paul Singer 1904-1997

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

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