Cizhou or Cizhou type ware bowl, lid missing

Historical period(s)
Jin dynasty, 12th-mid 13th century
Medium
Stoneware with white slip and iron pigment under clear colorless glaze
Style
Cizhou or Cizhou-type ware
Dimensions
H x W x D: 9.2 x 12.1 x 12.1 cm (3 5/8 x 4 3/4 x 4 3/4 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of Lesley R. Levine in memory of Howard D. Levine and Norma G. Levine
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1991.66a-e
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bowl

Keywords
China, Cizhou ware, iron pigment, Jin dynasty (1115 - 1234), stoneware, white slip, WWII-era provenance
Provenance

From at least 1961
Mr. and Mrs. Howard D. Levine. [1]

From ? to 1991
Lesley R. Levine, by inheritance from her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Howard D. Levine. [2]

From 1991
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Lesley R. Levine. [3]

Notes:

[1] Curatorial Remark 4 in the object record.

[2] See note 1.

[3] Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List after 1920 file, Collections Management Office.

Previous Owner(s)

Lesley R. Levine
Mr. and Mrs. Howard D. Levine

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