Fragment of the wall and lower lip of a covered box

Historical period(s)
Southern Song dynasty, 12th-13th century
Porcelain with transparent pale-blue (qingbai) glaze
Qingbai ware
H x W x D (overall): 3.5 x 5.4 x 1.6 cm (1 3/8 x 2 1/8 x 5/8 in)
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Roy Galloway
Freer Gallery of Art Study Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Ceramic, Container

Covered box (fragment)

China, Qingbai ware, Southern Song dynasty (1127 - 1279)

From 1973 to 1999
Mr. and Mrs. Roy Galloway, Easton, Maryland, collected at Ban Kruat kilns, Thailand. [1]

From 1999
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Roy Galloway, Easton, Maryland. [2]


[1] Collected by Mr. Roy Galloway at the Ban Kruat kiln complex in 1973. See Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record.

[2] See Deed of Gift, copy in object file, Collections Management Office.

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

Mr. and Mrs. Roy Galloway

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