Drinking bowl

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

On View
  • Period

    12th-13th century
  • Geography

    Longquan, Zhejiang Province, China
  • Material

    Stoneware with celadon glaze
  • Dimension

    H x Diam: 5.2 x 13.8 cm (2 1/16 x 5 7/16 in)
  • Accession Number

    F1935.3
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F1935.3

Object Details

  • Description

    Drinking bowl
    Clay: hard, musical.
    Glaze: celadon with a soft waxy lustre. Edge of foot unglazed.
  • Provenance

    To 1935
    Yamanaka and Company, New York. [1]
    From 1935
    Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Yamanaka and Company, New York. [2]
    Notes:
    [1] Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record.
    [2] See note 1.
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Setting the Bar: Arts of the Song dynasty (October 14, 2017 - ongoing)
    Chinese Ceramics: 10th–13th Century (November 5, 2011 to December 7, 2015)
    Parades: Freer Ceramics Installed by Gwyn Hanssen Pigott (November 4, 2006 to January 7, 2008)
    Shades of Green and Blue: Chinese Celadon Ceramics (July 15, 1997 to September 7, 2004)
    Chinese Ceramics (April 11, 1978 to September 4, 1980)
    Chinese Calligraphy and Ceramics (April 18, 1977 to April 8, 1978)
    Chinese Art (January 1, 1963 to March 6, 1981)
    Untitled Exhibition, Chinese Ceramics, 1955 (September 19, 1955 to November 10, 1955)
    Untitled Exhibition, East Asian Ceramics and Paintings, East Corridor (January 8, 1947 to ---)
    Untitled Exhibition, Chinese Art, 1946 (May 6, 1946 to November 17, 1955)
    Untitled Exhibition, Chinese Ceramics and Paintings (November 14, 1944 to May 3, 1946)
    Untitled Exhibition, Chinese Painting and Ceramics, 1943 (March 22, 1943 to November 13, 1944)
    Untitled Exhibition, Chinese Painting and Ceramics (March 14, 1931 to March 22, 1943)
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Yamanaka and Co. 山中商会 (1917-1965)
  • Origin

    Longquan, Zhejiang Province, China
  • Credit Line

    Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
  • Type

    Vessel
  • On View

    Freer Gallery 15: Setting the Bar: Arts of the Song Dynasty
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