On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 204

The dramatic blue splash over the brown glaze on this bottle prefigures the use of copper to create similar designs in later ceramics, particularly Jun ware produced in Henan Province in north China from the ninth to the fifteenth century.

Flask, Stoneware with splashed glaze (Jun ware), China

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