Tea Bowl with “Tortoiseshell” Design

Period: Southern Song (1127–1279)–Yuan (1271–1368) dynasty
Date: 13th–14th century
Culture: China
Medium: Stoneware with iron glaze splashed with wood-ash solution (Jizhou ware)
Dimensions: H. 2 in. (5.1 cm); Diam. 5 7/8 in. (14.9 cm)
Classification: Ceramics
Credit Line: H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number: 29.100.229

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