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At A Glance

  • Period

    late 19th - early 20th century
  • Geography

  • Material

    Porcelain with transparent, pale blue glaze
  • Dimension

    H x W x D: 34.6 x 20.5 x 20.5 cm (13 5/8 x 8 1/16 x 8 1/16 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Description

    Bottle; heavily potted, tall neck, globular body, straight foot with fire cracks; glazed base.
    Clay: white porcelain.
    Glaze: clear with aqua tint (ch'ing-pai type); uneven crazing on body.
  • Provenance

    To 1981
    Mrs. Helen Giblo, Falls Church, VA, to 1981 [1]
    From 1981
    Freer Gallery of Art, given by Mrs. Helen Giblo in 1981
    [1] See Freer Gallery of Art Accession List, Collections Management Office. Also, original folder sheet note indicates name of source and location at date of acquisition (see Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record).
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Mrs. Helen Giblo
  • Origin

  • Credit Line

    Gift of Colonel Mitchell E. Giblo, USAF and Helen Giblo
  • Type

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