Asian Art

Teapot

12th century

Stoneware, Yaozhou ware

3 15/16 x 1 x 9 7/16 in. (10 x 2.54 x 24 cm) base (foot): 1 1/2 in.(3.81 cm)
Gift of John Crockett
2008.222.50
Culture: 
Chinese, Philippine
Period: 
Northern Song dynasty (960–1127)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Excavated at Victoria, Mindoro Island, Philippines. Purchased by J. Crockett on Dec. 23, 1968 from dealer Eufemio de Castro.

Bibliography: 

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

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