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Medium:
Stoneware with Jun glaze and copper pigment
Dimensions:
H x W: 6.3 x 4.1 cm (2 1/2 x 1 5/8 in)
Style:
Jun ware
Type:
Unclassified
Origin:
Henan province, China
Date:
1279-1368
Period:
Yuan dynasty
Description:
Clay: dense, gray.
Glaze: brilliant, light blue, crackled; splash of red-purple.
Provenance:
From at least 1916 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), acquired by at least 1916 [1]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [2]
Notes:
[1] See Reserved Pottery List, R. 6527, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. According to Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record, there are no purchase details recorded for this object.
[2] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
Collection:
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Previous custodian or owner:
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Topic:
Jun ware  Search this
Yuan dynasty (1279 - 1368)  Search this
copper pigment  Search this
China  Search this
stoneware  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Charles Lang Freer collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.693.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye34b16d76a-311f-4ebe-aaab-d3dedeac8630
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1916.693.2