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Changsha ware whistle in the form of a bird

Medium:
Earthenware with white glaze
Dimensions:
H x W: 5.5 x 3.2 cm (2 3/16 x 1 1/4 in)
Style:
Changsha ware
Type:
Ceramic
Musical Instrument
Origin:
Changsha, Hunan province, China
Date:
960-1127
Period:
Northern Song dynasty
Topic:
bird  Search this
Northern Song dynasty (960 - 1127)  Search this
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Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.598
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Lid

Style:
Changsha ware
Type:
Ceramic
Origin:
Changsha, Hunan province, China
Date:
9th-early 10th century
Period:
Tang dynasty
Topic:
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)  Search this
Changsha ware  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
FSC-P-220
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Bowl

Medium:
Stoneware with copper-green tinted opaque glaze
Dimensions:
H x Diam (overall): 5.4 x 11.6 cm (2 1/8 x 4 9/16 in)
Style:
Changsha ware
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Changsha, Hunan province, China
Date:
9th century
Period:
Tang dynasty
Topic:
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)  Search this
Changsha ware  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the John Hadley Cox Archaeological Study Collection
Accession Number:
FSC-P-4152
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Molded lid of box

Medium:
Stoneware with clear glaze and copper-green splashes
Dimensions:
H x Diam (overall): 2.7 x 6.4 cm (1 1/16 x 2 1/2 in)
Style:
Changsha ware
Type:
Ceramic
Origin:
Changsha, Hunan province, China
Date:
9th century
Period:
Tang dynasty
Topic:
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)  Search this
Changsha ware  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the John Hadley Cox Archaeological Study Collection
Accession Number:
FSC-P-4153
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Lid of bottle

Medium:
Stoneware with clear glaze and copper-green splashes
Dimensions:
H x Diam (overall): 3.5 x 5.4 cm (1 3/8 x 2 1/8 in)
Style:
Changsha ware
Type:
Ceramic
Origin:
Changsha, Hunan province, China
Date:
9th century
Period:
Tang dynasty
Topic:
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)  Search this
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Credit Line:
Gift of the John Hadley Cox Archaeological Study Collection
Accession Number:
FSC-P-4155
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Dish

Medium:
Stoneware with copper-green tinted opaque glaze
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 3.2 x 14.5 cm (1 1/4 x 5 11/16 in)
Style:
Changsha ware
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Changsha, Hunan province, China
Date:
9th century
Period:
Tang dynasty
Topic:
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)  Search this
Changsha ware  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the John Hadley Cox Archaeological Study Collection
Accession Number:
FSC-P-4183
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Lid of box

Medium:
Stoneware with clear glaze splashed with copper-green
Dimensions:
H x Diam (overall): 2.2 x 6.5 cm (7/8 x 2 9/16 in)
Style:
Changsha ware
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Changsha, Hunan province, China
Date:
9th century
Period:
Tang dynasty
Topic:
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)  Search this
Changsha ware  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the John Hadley Cox Archaeological Study Collection
Accession Number:
FSC-P-4184
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Figure of a seated man

Medium:
Stoneware with amber and brown glazes
Dimensions:
H x W: 5.5 x 4 cm (2 3/16 x 1 9/16 in)
Style:
Changsha ware
Type:
Ceramic
Sculpture
Origin:
Changsha kilns, Hunan province, China
Date:
14th century
Period:
Yuan dynasty
Topic:
Yuan dynasty (1279 - 1368)  Search this
Changsha ware  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1911.510
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Figure of a seated man

Medium:
Stoneware with amber and brown glazes
Dimensions:
H x W: 5.5 x 4 cm (2 3/16 x 1 9/16 in)
Style:
Changsha ware
Type:
Ceramic
Sculpture
Origin:
Changsha kilns, Hunan province, China
Date:
14th century
Period:
Yuan dynasty
Topic:
Yuan dynasty (1279 - 1368)  Search this
Changsha ware  Search this
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Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1911.511
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Ewer

Medium:
Stoneware with clear glaze and copper-green pigment
Dimensions:
H x Diam (overall): 10 x 7.5 cm (3 15/16 x 2 15/16 in)
Style:
Changsha ware
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Changsha, Hunan province, China
Date:
9th century
Period:
Tang dynasty
Topic:
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)  Search this
Changsha ware  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Paul Singer collection  Search this
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
Accession Number:
S2012.9.3117
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Ewer

Medium:
Stoneware with brown glaze
Dimensions:
H x Diam (overall): 17.5 x 13.8 cm (6 7/8 x 5 7/16 in)
Style:
Changsha ware
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Changsha, Hunan province, China
Date:
9th century
Period:
Tang dynasty
Topic:
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)  Search this
Changsha ware  Search this
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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
Accession Number:
S2012.9.3523
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Jarlet missing its lid

Medium:
Stoneware with ash glaze
Dimensions:
H x Diam (overall): 2.5 x 4 cm (1 x 1 9/16 in)
Style:
Changsha ware
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Changsha, Hunan province, China
Date:
early 9th century
Period:
Tang dynasty
Topic:
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)  Search this
Changsha ware  Search this
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Chinese Art  Search this
Paul Singer collection  Search this
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
Accession Number:
S2012.9.3784
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Head of a raptor

Medium:
Stoneware with celadon glaze and iron pigment
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 4 x 3.7 x 5 cm (1 9/16 x 1 7/16 x 1 15/16 in)
Style:
Changsha ware
Type:
Ceramic
Sculpture
Origin:
Changsha, Hunan province, China
Date:
9th century
Period:
Tang dynasty
Topic:
bird  Search this
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)  Search this
Changsha ware  Search this
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Chinese Art  Search this
Paul Singer collection  Search this
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
Accession Number:
S2012.9.3841
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Whistle in the shape of a warrior head

Medium:
Stoneware with clear glaze and iron splashes
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 4.6 x 4 x 4 cm (1 13/16 x 1 9/16 x 1 9/16 in)
Style:
Changsha ware
Type:
Ceramic
Musical Instrument
Origin:
Changsha, Hunan province, China
Date:
9th century
Period:
Tang dynasty
Topic:
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)  Search this
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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
Accession Number:
S2012.9.3880
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Jar with two small handles

Medium:
Stoneware with ash glaze, copper-green and iron-brown glaze drips
Dimensions:
H x Diam (overall): 11.5 x 10 cm (4 1/2 x 3 15/16 in)
Style:
Changsha ware
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Changsha, Hunan province, China
Date:
9th-10th century
Period:
Tang dynasty
Topic:
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)  Search this
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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
Accession Number:
S2012.9.3982
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Whistle in the form of a bird

Medium:
Stoneware with brown glaze
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 4.2 x 6 x 4.7 cm (1 5/8 x 2 3/8 x 1 7/8 in)
Style:
Changsha ware
Type:
Musical Instrument
Origin:
Changsha, Hunan province, China
Date:
9th century
Period:
Tang dynasty
Topic:
bird  Search this
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)  Search this
Changsha ware  Search this
China  Search this
stoneware  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Paul Singer collection  Search this
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
Accession Number:
S2012.9.4055
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Ewer with two lugs

Medium:
Stoneware with brown glaze
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 9 x 7.4 x 5.4 cm (3 9/16 x 2 15/16 x 2 1/8 in)
Style:
Changsha ware
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Hunan province, China
Date:
9th century or 17th-19th century
Period:
Tang dynasty or Qing dynasty
Topic:
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)  Search this
Changsha ware  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Paul Singer collection  Search this
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
Accession Number:
S2012.9.3208
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Jar with two small handles

Medium:
Stoneware with celadon glaze and iron splashes
Dimensions:
H x Diam (overall): 10 x 11 cm (3 15/16 x 4 5/16 in)
Style:
Yuezhou ware
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Hunan province, China
Date:
9th century
Period:
Tang dynasty
Topic:
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)  Search this
Changsha ware  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Paul Singer collection  Search this
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
Accession Number:
S2012.9.3868
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Bottle

Medium:
Stoneware with glaze over white slip
Dimensions:
H x W: 38.9 x 24 cm (15 5/16 x 9 7/16 in)
Style:
Changsha or Yuezhou ware
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Changsha or Yueyang, Hunan province, China
Date:
10th century
Period:
Northern Song dynasty
Topic:
Northern Song dynasty (960 - 1127)  Search this
Changsha ware  Search this
China  Search this
stoneware  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Yuezhou ware  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.15
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Casket with cover (kuan)

Medium:
Stoneware with ash glaze
Dimensions:
H x Diam (overall): 10.6 x 8 cm (4 3/16 x 3 1/8 in)
Style:
Changsha ware
Type:
Ceramic
Container
Origin:
Tongguan kilns, Changsha, Hunan province, China
Date:
9th century
Period:
Tang dynasty
Topic:
Tongan ware  Search this
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
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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
Accession Number:
S2012.9.3526a-b
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