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Yixing ware Teapot

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At A Glance

  • Period

    late 18th-early 19th century
  • Geography

    Yixing, Jiangsu province, China
  • Material

    Unglazed stoneware
  • Dimension

    H x W: 6 x 15.7 cm (2 3/8 x 6 3/16 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Artist

    Cheng Gongzhi (early 17th century)
  • Description

    Tea-pot of brown unglazed I-hsing clay.
    Inscription of nine characters.
  • Inscriptions

    Inscription of nine characters
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Special Exhibition, Chinese Art, 1946 (August 7, 1946 to January 7, 1947)
  • Origin

    Yixing, Jiangsu province, China
  • Credit Line

    Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
  • Type

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