Jar with building, praying human figure, and animals of the four directions

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Historical period(s)
Southern Song dynasty, 12th-13th century
Medium
Porcelain with areas of qingbai glaze
Dimensions
H x W x D (overall): 34.3 x 16.1 x 15.8 cm (13 1/2 x 6 5/16 x 6 1/4 in)
Geography
Southeastern China
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
S1999.120.13a-b
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Jar

Keywords
China, Paul Singer collection, porcelain, prayer, Southern Song dynasty (1127 - 1279), WWII-era provenance
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