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Jar with Peony Scroll

Period:
Northern Song dynasty (960–1127)
Date:
11th–12th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Stoneware with carved decoration under celadon glaze (Yaozhou ware)
Dimensions:
Diam. 5 1/4 in. (13.3 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1913
Accession Number:
13.195.2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 204
Also known as “northern celadon,” Yaozhou wares were produced in numerous kilns centered in Shaanxi Province.
[ Friedrich Perzynski , until 1913; sold to MMA]
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