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Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery

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Basic Information

Accession Number:2006.0403.13
Collection:Applied Art - Asian
Date:960 - 1279

Notes

The term 'Junyao' or jun ware refers to this particular style of glaze. It originated in Jun Zhou, now Yozhou City in Henan Province. This thickly potted stoneware has a lavender-blue glaze. Often it is splashed with purple derived from copper oxide.

Franklin Bequest, 2006.

Further Information

Production Period:Song Dynasty
School/Style:Junyao
Material(s):Ceramic
Place of Origin:Jun Zhou, Henan province, China

Dimensions

Height:70 mm
Diameter:160 mm