Asian Art

Tall jar

14th–15th century

Stoneware, Mantarbani type

6 3/16 x 2 3/4 x 20 7/8 in. (15.7 x 7 x 53 cm) base (foot): 4 1/4 in.(10.795 cm)
Gift of John Crockett
2008.222.130
Culture: 
Chinese, Philippine
Period: 
Yuan dynasty (1279–1368) or early Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramic
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Excavated at Naujuan, Mindoro Island, Philippines. Purchased by J. Crockett on Oct. 28, 1967 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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