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Asian Art

Water Dropper

12th–13th century

Stoneware with white slip and brown glaze

2 3/4 × 2 15/16 × 2 in. (7 × 7.5 × 5.08 cm) base (foot): 1 1/4 in.(3.175 cm)
Gift of John Crockett
2008.222.52
Geography: 
Made in China
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Song dynasty (960–1279)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Excavated at Santa Rosa Laguna, Luzon, Philippines. Purchased April 6, 1968 by J. Crockett from Manila dealer Jesus Hernandez.

Bibliography: 

Leandro Locsin and Cecilia Locsin, Oriental Ceramics Discovered in the Philippines (Rutland, Vt.: C.E. Tuttle Co., 1967).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.