Historical period(s)
Northern Song dynasty, 11th-early 12th century
H x W: 3 x 19.5 cm (1 3/16 x 7 11/16 in)
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Freer Gallery 08: Mind Over Matter: Zen in Medieval Japan
Lacquer, Vessel


China, Northern Song dynasty (960 - 1127), Song dynasty (960 - 1279), WWII-era provenance
Provenance research underway.
Published References
  • Mrs. Hin-cheung Lovell. Song and Yuan Monochrome Lacquers in the Freer Gallery. vol. IX. pl. 10, fig. 20.
  • Untitled., XXVIII., Spring 2012. p. 144, no. 53, fig. 2.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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