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Provenance

September 20, 2001, sale, Sotheby's, New York, to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 24, 2001)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by the Friends of Asiatic Art, Helen S. Coolidge Fund and Asiatic Deaccession Fund

Chinese, Northern Song dynasty, 11th century

Dimensions

30.8cm (12 1/8 in.) Diameter of foot: 8.6 cm (3 3/8 in.) Other (diameter of mouth): 5 cm (1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

2001.1

Medium or Technique

Stoneware, Cizhou ware, carved slip decoration in black on white ground

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Lacquer works