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Ewer with short spout and design of bird and flower

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Provenance

Purchased in 1986 at auction (Sotheby's New York, December 4, 1985 lot #172) for the MFA by Frank Caro Co., New York, NY.

Credit Line

Charles Bain Hoyt Fund

Chinese, Tang dynasty, 9th century A.D.

Dimensions

Overall: 22.9cm (9in.)

Accession Number

1986.1

Medium or Technique

Stoneware, Changsha ware painted in underglaze green and brown

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware