Beaker-shaped jar with lid

Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, Kangxi reign, 1662-1722
Porcelain with cobalt pigment under clear colorless glaze
Jingdezhen ware
H x Diam (assembled): 32.7 × 13.8 cm (12 7/8 × 5 7/16 in)
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Henry Kumm in memory of Florence Mabel Beale
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Ceramic, Vessel


China, cobalt pigment, flower, Jingdezhen ware, Kangxi reign (1662 - 1722), lotus, peony, porcelain, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)

From late 19th century
Florence Mabel Beale, acquired in China in the late 19th century [1]

From 1948 to 1982
Dr. and Mrs. Henry W. Kumm, Columbia, MD, by inheritance in 1948 [2]

From 1982
Freer Gallery of Art, given by Dr. and Mrs. Henry Kumm in 1982


[1] According to Curatorial Note 5 in object record.

[2] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

Mr. and Mrs. Henry Kumm
Florence Mabel Beale

Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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