Cizhou or Cizhou type ware bowl, lid missing

Historical period(s)
Jin dynasty, 12th-mid 13th century
Stoneware with white slip and iron pigment under clear colorless glaze
Cizhou or Cizhou-type ware
H x W x D: 9.2 x 12.1 x 12.1 cm (3 5/8 x 4 3/4 x 4 3/4 in)
Credit Line
Gift of Lesley R. Levine in memory of Howard D. Levine and Norma G. Levine
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Ceramic, Vessel


China, Cizhou ware, iron pigment, Jin dynasty (1115 - 1234), stoneware, white slip

From at least 1961
Mr. and Mrs. Howard D. Levine. [1]

From ? to 1991
Lesley R. Levine, by inheritance from her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Howard D. Levine. [2]

From 1991
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Lesley R. Levine. [3]


[1] Curatorial Remark 4 in the object record.

[2] See note 1.

[3] Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List after 1920 file, Collections Management Office.

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

Lesley R. Levine
Mr. and Mrs. Howard D. Levine

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