Asian Art

Miniature jar with gray glaze

10th–12th century

Stoneware

1 3/4 x 3/4 x 6 13/16 in. (4.5 x 1.905 x 17.3 cm) base (foot): 1 in.(2.54 cm)
Gift of John Crockett
2008.222.31
Culture: 
Chinese, Philippine
Period: 
Northern Song dynasty (960–1127)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Excavated at Victoria, Mindoro Island, Philippines. Purchased Dec. 15, 1967 by J Crockett from Manila 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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