A Small Russet Glazed Song or Jin Porcelain Jar 11th to 13th Century
A Small Song or Jin Porcelain Russet Glazed Jar, 11-12th Century. This quickly made porcelain jar has a translucent iron-rich glaze. Presumably jars of such a diminutive size were made for cosmetics or perhaps medicine.
Condition: In very good condition. Two minute glaze chips to the outer edge.
Size: Diameter 4.9 cm (1 3/4 inches)
Provenance:From a Private London Collection of Early Chinese Ceramics, formed between c.1970-1990.
Stock number: 24949
A Group of Song or Jin Russet Glazed Jars A Small Song or Jin Porcelain Russet Glazed Jar, 12th Century.