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Provenance

By 1951, Mrs. John Gardner Coolidge, Boston; 1951, gift of Coolidge to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 8, 1951)

Credit Line

John Gardner Coolidge Collection

Chinese, Northern Song dynasty, Late 11th–early 12th century

Dimensions

1.5 x 18.7 cm (9/16 x 7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

51.434

Medium or Technique

Ru-ware stoneware with pale bluish green glaze and five spur marks on base

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware