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Asian Art

Small jar

9th–10th century

Stoneware with green glaze (Xiangyin ware)

3 9/16 in. (9 cm)
other: 2 15/16 in. (7.5 cm)
John Hadley Cox Collection, B.A. 1935
1950.184
Geography: 
China
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Tang (618 - 907) - Five Dynasties (907 - 960)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

John Hadley Cox (1913–2005), Washington D.C.; gift in 1950 to the 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), 102, no. 195, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.