Fragment of the top and wall of a covered box lid

Historical period(s)
Southern Song dynasty, 12th-13th century
Medium
Porcelain with qingbai glaze
Style
Qingbai ware
Dimensions
H x W x D (overall): 3.2 x 2.4 x 3.7 cm (1 1/4 x 15/16 x 1 7/16 in)
Geography
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Roy Galloway
Collection
Freer Study Collection
Accession Number
FSC-P-4755
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Container
Type

Covered box (fragment)

Keywords
China, Qingbai ware, Southern Song dynasty (1127 - 1279)
Provenance

From 1973 to 1999
Mr. and Mrs. Roy Galloway, Easton, Maryland, collected at Ban Kruat kilns, Thailand. [1]

From 1999
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Roy Galloway, Easton, Maryland. [2]

Notes:

[1] Collected by Mr. Roy Galloway at the Ban Kruat kiln complex in 1973. See Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record.

[2] See Deed of Gift, copy in object file, Collections Management Office.

Previous Owner(s)

Mr. and Mrs. Roy Galloway

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