Jar with two vertical ring handles

Jarlet of globular form with two loop handles attached on slightly flared neck, rounded lip and flat base.
Clay: creamy white porcelain.
Glaze: white in bluish tinge, the so-called ‘qingbai’ glaze, medium gloss, translucent; falls short of foot, base unglazed.
Decoration: none.

Historical period(s)
Yuan dynasty, 14th century
Medium
Porcelain with pale blue glaze
Style
Jingdezhen ware
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 5.4 x 5.6 cm (2 1/8 x 2 3/16 in)
Geography
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Jingdezhen kilns
Credit Line
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Accession Number
S2005.40
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Jarlet

Keywords
China, Jingdezhen ware, pale blue glaze, porcelain, WWII-era provenance, Yuan dynasty (1279 - 1368)
Provenance

From at least 1973 to 2005
Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge [1]

From 2005
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge in 2005

Notes:

[1] Object file. Acquired while Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge were living in Bangkok (1967-1972 or 1973). The major sources were dealers in Bangkok, the weekend market in Bangkok, and vendors in Ayutthaya.

Previous Owner(s)

Victor and Takako Hauge American (1919 - 2013, 1923 - 2015)
Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge (1914-2004) and (died 2000)

Description

Jarlet of globular form with two loop handles attached on slightly flared neck, rounded lip and flat base.
Clay: creamy white porcelain.
Glaze: white in bluish tinge, the so-called 'qingbai' glaze, medium gloss, translucent; falls short of foot, base unglazed.
Decoration: none.

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

Copyright with museum