Monk's Begging Bowl Maker: Unknown

Medium

Stoneware with glaze (Yue ware)

Dimensions

3 7/8 × 8 in. (9.8 × 20.3 cm)

Credit Line

Gift of Paul Mellon, B.A. 1929, L.H.D.H. 1967

Accession Number

1940.829

Geography
Culture
Period

Five Dynasties period (907–60 C.E.)

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

Paul Mellon (1907–1999), Upperville, VA; gifted in 1940 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.
Bibliography
  • George J. Lee, Selected Far Eastern Art in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), 100, no. 189, ill
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Additional information

Object/Work type

bowls (vessels), stoneware

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