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China, Room 44, The T.T. Tsui Gallery, case 26 
This lidded jar was made some time between 960 and 1279, the classical period in the history of Chinese ceramics. Kilns appeared in all parts of China, each kiln with its own specialized products. Centuries later they were much sought after by collectors.
Black jar with rust-brown splashes.
Place of Origin
Materials and Techniques
Height: 13 cm, Diameter: 15.3 cm
Lidded jar, black-glazed stonewares with rust-brown designs, China, Jin dynasty (1115-1234)
Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)
Kerr, Rose. Song Dynasty Ceramics. London:V&A Publications, 2004. p. 83, no. 83.
Labels and date
Jin dynasty (1115-1234)
Stoneware with black glaze and rust-brown splashes
Museum no.Circ.985-1926 
East Asia Collection