East Asian Art
Jar and CoverMade in China, Asia
Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), 17th - 18th century
Artist/maker unknown, Chinese
Glazed porcelain with mold-impressed relief decoration (Longquan ware); wood lid with plastic replica medallion
1935-10-28a,bBequest of John W. Pepper, 1935
LabelChinese porcelain pieces such as this one - characterized by a simple but refined shape and a pale green glaze - came to be known in the West as “celadon.”
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