string(20) "edanmdm:fsg_F1977.16" Jun ware dish - National Museum of Asian Art

Jun ware dish

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At A Glance

  • Period

    12th-mid 13th century
  • Geography

    Henan province, China
  • Material

    Stoneware with Jun glaze
  • Dimension

    H x W x D: 3.5 x 15.3 x 15.3 cm (1 3/8 x 6 x 6 in)
  • Accession Number

    F1977.16
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F1977.16

Object Details

  • Description

    Dish: shallow, plain rim, low square-cut foot.
    Clay: stoneware, pale grayish buff, brown kiln gloss where exposed.
    Glaze: thick, blue-gray, semi-opaque Jun-type ash glaze with some crackle; applied down to foot-rim with some skips, also partial on base.
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Chinese Ceramics: 10th–13th Century (November 5, 2011 to December 7, 2015)
    Shades of Green and Blue: Chinese Celadon Ceramics (July 15, 1997 to September 7, 2004)
  • Origin

    Henan province, China
  • Credit Line

    Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
  • Type

    Vessel
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