Jar with four horizontal lugs

Jar of ovoid form with thick rolled lip, concave base, and four horizontal lugs on shoulder.
Clay: pinkish-buff stoneware.
Glaze: ochre brown, low gloss, opaque; falls short of the lower body; base unglazed.
Decoration: none.

Historical period(s)
Southern Song or Yuan dynasty, 12th-14th century
Medium
Stoneware with iron glaze
Style
Quanzhou ware
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 18.4 x 16 cm (7 1/4 x 6 5/16 in)
Geography
China, Fujian province, Quanzhou, Quanzhou kilns
Credit Line
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Accession Number
S2005.39
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Jar

Keywords
brown and black glaze, China, Quanzhou ware, Southern Song dynasty (1127 - 1279), stoneware, WWII-era provenance, Yuan dynasty (1279 - 1368)
Provenance

From at least 1973 to 2005
Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge [1]

From 2005
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge in 2005 [2]

Notes:

[1] Object file. Acquired while Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge were living in Bangkok (1967-1972 or 1973).

[2] Ownership of collected objects sometimes changed between the Hauge families.

Previous Owner(s)

Victor and Takako Hauge American (1919 - 2013, 1923 - 2015)

Description

Jar of ovoid form with thick rolled lip, concave base, and four horizontal lugs on shoulder.
Clay: pinkish-buff stoneware.
Glaze: ochre brown, low gloss, opaque; falls short of the lower body; base unglazed.
Decoration: none.

Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Ceramics in Mainland Southeast Asia
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum