Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • China
  • jar, late 1800s, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • porcelain, glazing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 13.7 x 14 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 5 3/8 x 5 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1636

Heavy, pear-shaped jar with wide mouth. Creamy glaze with crackle graduation from fine at top to course at bottom. Decoration on side of dark brown slip or slip glazed with dark brown mat or arcaic dragon. Exportware.