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Jar

  • Place of origin:

    Henan (made)

  • Date:

    1279-1368 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Stoneware, glazed

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by F. E. Colthurst

  • Museum number:

    C.41-1946

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 3, shelf 3

Physical description

Jun ware jar of stoneware, with a thick lavender-blue glaze suffused with purple and yellow. Of narrow ovoid shape with narrow mouth and low lip. Base recessed, the edge clear of glaze showing the brownish-buff body.

Place of Origin

Henan (made)

Date

1279-1368 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Stoneware, glazed

Dimensions

Height: 11.4 cm

Descriptive line

Jun ware. Jar, stoneware with thick lavender-blue glaze; China (Henan province)

Materials

Stoneware

Techniques

Glazed

Categories

Ceramics; Stoneware

Collection

East Asia Collection

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