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Southern Song dynasty or Goryeo period, 12th-13th century
China or Korea
Stoneware with iron glaze
24.6 x 16.3 cm
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Freer Gallery of Art
F1916.572

Provenance

To 1916
C.D. McGrath of Shanghai, in New York, to 1916 [1]

From 1916 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from C.D. McGrath of Shanghai, in New York, in 1916 [2]

From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]

Notes:

[1] See Original Pottery List, L. 2498, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.

[2] See note 1.

[3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.