Tripod-shaped incense burner

Clay: off-white and brown clays, marbled.

Glaze: thin clear glaze.

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Historical period(s)
Yuan dynasty, 1279-1368
Marbelized stoneware with clear, colorless glaze
Cizhou-type ware
H x W: 11.2 x 11.2 cm (4 7/16 x 4 7/16 in)
China, Henan province, Jiaozuo
Credit Line
Gift of Irving and Mae Jurow
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Ceramic, Vessel

Incense burner

China, Cizhou ware, incense, stoneware, Yuan dynasty (1279 - 1368)

To 1976
Mr. Irving H. and Mrs. Mae W. Jurow, to 1976

From 1976
Freer Gallery of Art, given by Mr. Irving H. and Mrs. Mae W. Jurow in 1976 [1]


[1] The object was transferred from the Freer Study Collection to the Freer Permanent Collection on May 22, 1987 (see Curatorial Note 7, Kate Theimer, June 13, 1995, in object record).

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

Mr. Irving H. and Mrs. Mae W. Jurow


Clay: off-white and brown clays, marbled.

Glaze: thin clear glaze.

Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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