Asian Art

Wide-mouthed jar with green glaze

14th century

Stoneware

1 15/16 x 1 5/8 x 8 7/16 in. (5 x 4.128 x 21.5 cm) base (foot): 1 in.(2.54 cm)
Gift of John Crockett
2008.222.121
Culture: 
Chinese, Philippine
Period: 
Yuan dynasty (1279–1368)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Excavated at Pinang, Bayanan, Laguna, Luzon Island, Philippines. Purchased from collecter and art critic Lorna Montilla on Jan. 17, 1969.

Bibliography: 

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

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