Water dropper in the form of a fish (fragment)

Historical period(s)
Ming dynasty, 16th-mid 17th century
Medium
Porcelain with lead glazes
Style
Zhangzhou ware
Dimensions
H x W x D: 3.7 x 5.4 x 2.4 cm (1 7/16 x 2 1/8 x 15/16 in)
Geography
China, Fujian province, Zhangzhou, Tiankeng kilns
Credit Line
Gift of Victor and Takako Hauge
Accession Number
FSC-P-6396
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic
Type

Water dropper

Keywords
China, earthenware, fish, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), Zhangzhou ware
Provenance

From 1970-72 to 2001
Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge [1]

From 2001
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge in 2001

Notes:

[1] Object file. Collected by Victor Hauge on visits to the U Thong kiln sites in Bangkok, Thailand.

Previous Owner(s)

Victor and Takako Hauge American (1919 - 2013, 1923 - 2015)

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

Copyright with museum