Bowl with incised decoration

Deep bowl with rounded sides, everted rim and carved footring.
Clay: buff stoneware.
Glaze: yellowish green, glossy, transparent; falls short of the lower exterior body.
Decoration: a pair of incised floral sprays bordered by two incised rings on the cavetto.

Historical period(s)
Southern Song or Yuan dynasty, 12th-14th century
Medium
Stoneware with celadon glaze
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 7.4 x 18 cm (2 15/16 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
S2005.28
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, Yuan dynasty (1279 - 1368)
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Description

Deep bowl with rounded sides, everted rim and carved footring.
Clay: buff stoneware.
Glaze: yellowish green, glossy, transparent; falls short of the lower exterior body.
Decoration: a pair of incised floral sprays bordered by two incised rings on the cavetto.

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