Asian Art

Jar

13th century

Stoneware with green glaze (Longquan ware)

2 × 11/16 × 8 11/16 in. (5.08 × 1.746 × 22 cm)
base (foot): 1 1/2 in. (3.81 cm)
Gift of John Crockett
2008.222.77
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Southern Song dynasty (1127–1279)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Excavated at Calatagan, Luzon, Philippines. Purchased from Jesus Fernandez by J. Crockett on May 17, 1968.

Bibliography: 

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

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