Asian Art

Burial jar with green glaze

13th century

Stoneware; Longquan ware

2 1/8 x 1 x 8 11/16 in. (5.398 x 2.54 x 22 cm) base (foot): 7/8 in.(2.223 cm)
Gift of John Crockett
2008.222.85
Culture: 
Chinese, Philippine
Period: 
Southern Song dynasty (1126–1279)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Excavated at Puerto Galera, Mindoro Island, Philippines. Purchased by J. Crockett from dealer Botom Dominador on Nov. 17, 1968.

Bibliography: 

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

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