Asian Art

Small spherical jar

10th–12th century

Stoneware

3 1/8 × 1 × 8 3/4 in. (7.938 × 2.54 × 22.3 cm) base (foot): 1 1/4 in.(3.175 cm)
Gift of John Crockett
2008.222.15
Culture: 
Chinese, Philippine
Period: 
Northern Song dynasty (960–1127)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Excavated at Santa Cruz, Laguna, Luzon Island, Philippines. Purchased by J. Crockett on April 18, 1968 from Manila dealer Jesus Fernandez.

Bibliography: 

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

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