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jar

Yüan1300-1499

Indianapolis Museum of Art at Newfields

Indianapolis Museum of Art at Newfields

Flaring shoulder, wide-mouth jar. Base is an unglazed and slightly concave. Lip is also unglazed. Rest of jar covered with bluish glaze, worn away or imperfectly applied in some areas, especially inside. Decoration in underglaze blue: lower third stylized petal lobes, middle third two flowers with trailing foliage, upper third band of scrolling. Rings of dark grey shade seperate the thirds.

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  • Title: jar
  • Creator: Yüan
  • Date Created: 1300-1499
  • Rights: Public Domain
  • Medium / Support: porcelain
  • External Link: See this object at www.imamuseum.org
  • Dimensions: 2-1/8 in.
  • Department: Asian Art
  • Credit Line: Gift of Mr & Mrs Daniel Henkin
  • Creation Dynasty: Yüan
  • Accession Number: 79.512

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