Jar with two handles

Chinese
Tang dynasty
8th–9th century A.D.


Dimensions

Overall: 13.3cm (5 1/4in.)

Accession Number

1990.107

Medium or Technique

Northern stoneware with prototype "tea-dust" glaze

On View

Paul and Elizabeth Schmid Gallery (Gallery 275)

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Stoneware

Provenance

By 1947, Eugene Bernat, Milton, MA [see note]; December 12, 1989, One Owner Chines Works of Art sale, Sotheby's, London, lot 64, to the MFA. (Accession date: February 28, 1990)

NOTE:
Lent by the Eugene Bernat Collection to the MFA from 1947 until 1980.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated anonymously