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Guan-type jar with lion's-head handles

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Provenance

By 1950, Richard Bryant Hobart (b. 1885 - d. 1963), Cambridge, MA; by inheritance to his daughter, Mabel Hobart Cabot, Cambridge; 1969, gift of Mabel Hobart Cabot to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 23, 1969)

Credit Line

Gift of Mabel Hobart Cabot in memory of her father Richard B. Hobart

Chinese, Yuan dynasty, mid-14th century

Dimensions

Overall: 37.2cm (14 5/8in.) Other (diameter of mouth): 15 cm (5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

69.1073

Medium or Technique

Porcelain , Jingdezhen-ware painted in underglaze blue

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain