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Object Number: C347
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Period: Ming Dynasty
Date Made: 14th Century - 15th Century
Early Date: 1300
Late Date: 1499
Section:Asian
Materials:Stoneware
Technique:Glazed
Fired
Credit Line:Purchased from the Duveen Brothers, 1918
Other Number1535 - Morgan Collection Number

Description

Stoneware olive and brown mottled vase (yao bian). Guangdong pottery, hard-fired stoneware. Wares produced throughout the Qing dynasty and later. Shape suggests a late Ming or early Qing date. There is a similar vase in the Eumorfopoulos collection which has a mark which dates it to the 18th century.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Special Exhibition: Classical and Oriental, Part A: Chinese Porcelains - Varied Groups of the Morgan Collection / (12 Dec 1913 - 01 Nov 1915)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Getz, John. 1916. The Univesity Museum Exhibition of Oriental Art. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 67,No.125View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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