Incense burner

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Historical period(s)
Tang dynasty or Five Dynasties period, first half of 10th century
Medium
Stoneware with clear greenish glaze, copper-green glaze and iron-brown glaze
Style
Yuezhou ware
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 5.4 x 7.8 cm (2 1/8 x 3 1/16 in)
Geography
China, Hunan province, Yueyang, Yuezhou kilns
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
RLS1997.48.1368
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Incense burner

Keywords
China, Five Dynasties period (907 - 960), Paul Singer collection, Tang dynasty (618 - 907), Yuezhou ware
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

Copyright with museum