Identification and Creation
Object Number
2003.103
Title
Small Globular Jar with Russet Glaze
Classification
Vessels
Work Type
vessel
Date
probably 12th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, China
Period
Northern Song (960-1127) to Jin (1115-1234) period
Culture
Chinese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/101785
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Northern russet ware of Cizhou type: light gray stoneware with russet-surfaced dark brown glaze
Dimensions
10 x 12.5 cm (3 15/16 x 4 15/16 in.)
Provenance
Peter W. Scheinman purchased at Sotheby's or Christie's, London
Formerly in Lord Cunliffe Collection
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Partial gift of Peter W. Scheinman and partial purchase through the Ernest B. and Helen Pratt Dane Fund for the Acquisition of Oriental Art
Accession Year
2003
Object Number
2003.103
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Frances Klapthor, "Chinese Ceramics from the Collection of Peter and Irene Scheinman", Orientations, Orientations Magazine Ltd. (Hong Kong, 1992), vol. 23, no. 9, pp. 53-60, fig. 17

Jason C. Kuo, Born of Earth and Fire: Chinese Ceramics from the Scheinman Collection, exh. cat., ed. Jason C. Kuo, Baltimore Museum of Art (College Park, MD, 1992), p. 74, no. 51

Robert D. Mowry, Hare's Fur, Tortoiseshell, and Partridge Feathers: Chinese brown- and black-glazed ceramics, 400-1400, exh. cat., Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 1996), pp. 127-128, no. 27b

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