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Longquan ware tomb jar
Longquan ware tomb jar

Longquan ware tomb jar

Stoneware with celadon glaze
H x W: 55.6 x 15.6 cm (21 7/8 x 6 1/8 in)
Longquan ware
Ceramic, Vessel
Longquan, Zhejiang province, China
Longquan ware, Southern Song dynasty (1127 - 1279), funerary, green glaze, China, stoneware, Chinese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
On View:
Freer: The Peacock Room Comes to America
13th century
Southern Song dynasty
Accession Number:
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
To 1906 Yamanaka & Company, to 1906 [1] From 1906 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company in 1906 [2] From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3] Notes: [1] See Original Pottery List, L. 1467, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. The majority of Charles Lang Freer’s purchases from Yamanaka & Company were made at its New York branch. Yamanaka & Company maintained branch offices, at various times, in Boston, Chicago, London, Peking, Shanghai, Osaka, Nara, and Kyoto. During the summer, the company also maintained seasonal locations in Newport, Bar Harbor, and Atlantic City. [2] See note 1. [3] 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.
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