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Asian Art

Jar

late 13th–early 14th century

Cizhou ware; stoneware with white and brown slip and transparent glaze

12 1/2 × 15 1/4 in. (31.75 × 38.735 cm)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James B. Richardson, Jr., B.A. 1957
2002.86.1
Geography: 
China
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Yuan dynasty (1279–1368)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Collection of James B. and Deborah Richardson, Westport, CT; acquired in Norwalk, CT, about 1975

Bibliography: 

Sotheby’s, New York, Fine Chinese Ceramics, Furniture, and Works of Art, sale cat. (May 31–June 1, 1994), sale 6571, lot 265.

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.