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At A Glance

  • Period

    13th century or later
  • Geography

  • Material

    Stone-paste painted under glaze
  • Dimension

    H x W: 65.4 x 40.7 cm (25 3/4 x 16 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Description

    Vase: large, ovoidal, with a high, tubular neck. Broken and repaired.
    Clay: soft, dense, buff.
    Glaze: thick cobalt blue with traces of gilding.
    Decoration: in bold relief, with details outlined in red pigment, over glaze.
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Parish-Watson Company
  • Provenance

    Parish-Watson Company, New York 1928 [1]
    From 1928
    Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Parish-Watson Company, New York in 1928 [2]
    [1] Object file, undated folder sheet note. Also see Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List file, Collections Management Office.
    [2] See note 1.
  • Origin

  • Credit Line

    Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
  • Type

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