Bowl, Cizhou-type ware
- Historical period(s)
- Qing dynasty, 18th-19th century
- Stoneware with white slip and iron pigment under clear glaze
- Cizhou-type ware
- H x W: 6.9 x 15.8 cm (2 11/16 x 6 1/4 in)
- China, Guangdong province
- Credit Line
- Gift of Charles Lang Freer
- Freer Gallery of Art
- Accession Number
- Bowl, broad ovoidal; bold basal ring.
Clay: hard, grayish, sonant.
Glaze: glassy; cream slip under glaze, inside; light warm brown with darker cloudings, outside; fissured, blistered, and chipped.
Decoration: in under-glaze cream and brown slip. Around the outside--flowers and calligraphic squiggles.
Yamanaka & Company, New York to 1896 
From 1896 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company in 1896 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 See Original Pottery List, L. 471, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
 See note 1.
 The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
- Former owner
- Yamanaka and Co. (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
- On View Location
- Currently not on view
- Collection(s) Area
- Chinese Art
- Web Resource(s)
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
- Copyright with museum