Bowl with incised decoration

Bowl with rounded sides, everted rim and carved footring.
Clay: light grey stoneware.
Glaze: covered with ‘qingbai’ glaze, glossy, transparent; base unglazed.
Decoration: two incised floral sprays on the cavetto.

Historical period(s)
Southern Song dynasty, 12th-13th century
Medium
Stoneware with pale celadon-type glaze
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 7.6 x 18 cm (3 x 7 1/16 in)
Geography
China, Fujian province
Credit Line
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
S2005.26
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bowl

Keywords
China, flower, green glaze, Hauge collection, Southern Song dynasty (1127 - 1279), stoneware, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Description

Bowl with rounded sides, everted rim and carved footring.
Clay: light grey stoneware.
Glaze: covered with 'qingbai' glaze, glossy, transparent; base unglazed.
Decoration: two incised floral sprays on the cavetto.

Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Ceramics in Mainland Southeast Asia
Google Cultural Institute
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