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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1999.198.7
Title
Sherd: Triangular Fragment, probably from the Side of a Bottle or Vase
Classification
Fragments
Work Type
sherd
Date
12th cent. - 13th cent.
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, China, Zhejiang Province
Period
Song dynasty, Southern Song period, 1127-1279
Culture
Chinese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/190507
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Guan ware: dark gray stoneware with lightly crackled, light grayish blue glaze on the exterior and with thinly applied, crackled light grayish green glaze on the interior. From the guan kilns near Hangzhou, Zhejiang province.
Technique
Celadon
Dimensions
4 x 2.5 cm (1 9/16 x 1 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of R. Hatfield Ellsworth
Accession Year
1999
Object Number
1999.198.7
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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