Tripod-shaped incense burner

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

  • Geography

    Jiaozuo, Henan province, China
  • Material

    Marbelized stoneware with clear, colorless glaze
  • Dimension

    H x W: 11.2 x 11.2 cm (4 7/16 x 4 7/16 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Description

    Clay: off-white and brown clays, marbled.
    Glaze: thin clear glaze.
  • Provenance

    To 1976
    Mr. Irving H. and Mrs. Mae W. Jurow, to 1976
    From 1976
    Freer Gallery of Art, given by Mr. Irving H. and Mrs. Mae W. Jurow in 1976 [1]
    [1] The object was transferred from the Freer Study Collection to the Freer Permanent Collection on May 22, 1987 (see Curatorial Note 7, Kate Theimer, June 13, 1995, in object record).
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Black and White: Chinese Ceramics from the 10th-14th Centuries (December 18, 2004 to November 7, 2010)
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Mr. Irving H. and Mrs. Mae W. Jurow
  • Origin

    Jiaozuo, Henan province, China
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Irving and Mae Jurow
  • Type

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