Covered Jar on a Pedestal, Porcelaneous stoneware with carved, pierced, and relief decoration in the biscuit, and under colored glazes, China

Covered Jar on a Pedestal

Period:
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Date:
16th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Porcelaneous stoneware with carved, pierced, and relief decoration in the biscuit, and under colored glazes
Dimensions:
H. with cover and base: 28 in. (71.1cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Bequest of John D. Rockefeller Jr., 1960
Accession Number:
61.200.13a–c
Not on view
John D. Rockefeller Jr. , New York (until d. 1960; bequeathed to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Secular and Sacred: Scholars, Deities, and Immortals in Chinese Art," September 10, 2005–January 8, 2006.