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Collection: China - Song Dynasty (151)
Vase with Floral Scrolls
China, Henan province, Northern Song dynasty
1948.226CCCC0
Basin
China, Zhejiang province, Hangzhou, Southern Song dynasty
1957.48CCCC0
Spouted Ewer with Handle
Northern China, Northern Song dynasty
1948.219CCCC0
Ewer with a Lion-shaped Spout
China, Shaanxi province, Tongchuan, Huangbaozhen, Five Dynasties period (907-960) or Northern Song dynasty
1948.220CCCC0
Brush Washer
China, Henan Province, Baofeng, Qingliangsi, Northern Song dynasty
1957.40CCCC0
Octafoil-shaped Mirror Featuring Ci Fei, the Dragon Slayer
China, Jin dynasty (1115-1234) or Korea, Goryeo dynasty
1995.376CCCC0
Square Mirror with Two Phoenixes and Floral Sprays
China, Northern Song dynasty
1995.374CCCC0
Seated Guanyin
China, late Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) - Jin dynasty
1984.70CCCC0
Vase (Meiping) with Waves
China, Jiangxi province, Yonghezhen, Yuan dynasty
1980.186CCCC0
Covered Box
China, Hebei province, Quyang, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) to Jin dynasty
1957.32CCCC0
Covered Box
China, Hebei province, Quyang, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) to Jin dynasty
1957.32.aCCCC0
Covered Box (lid)
China, Hebei province, Quyang, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) to Jin dynasty
1957.32.bCCCC0
Incense Burner
China, Zhejiang province, Hangzhou, Southern Song dynasty
1957.63CCCC0
Cup and Stand
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Southern Song dynasty
1980.185CCCC0
Cup and Stand
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Southern Song dynasty
1980.185.aCCCC0
Cup and Stand (stand)
China, Southern Song dynasty
1980.185.bCCCC0
Cruciform Mirror with Six Blossoms
China, Northern Song dynasty
1999.222CCCC0
Bowl with Ducks among Waves and Reeds
China, Hebei province, Quyang, Northern Song dynasty
1929.995CCCC0
Tea Bowl
Northern China, Henan province, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) or Jin dynasty
1989.272CCCC0
Vase in the Shape of a Grain Measure (Zhadou)
China, Zhejiang province, Longquan region, Southern Song dynasty
1957.73CCCC0
Meiping Vase:  Cizhou Ware
China, Northern Song dynasty
1940.52CCCC0
Vase (Meiping)
China, Zhejiang Province, Longquan region, Southern Song dynasty
1957.52CCCC0
Conical Bowl
China, Jiangxi province, Ji'an, Southern Song dynasty
1989.274CCCC0
Incense Burner Top in the Shape of a Lion
China, Shaanxi province, Northern Song dynasty
1966.26CCCC0
Daoist Figure
China, Southern Song dynasty
1964.368CCCC0
Pillow
China, Song dynasty (960-1279) - Yuan dynasty
1915.506CCCC0
Plate:  Jun Ware
Northern China, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) - Jin dynasty
1942.665CCCC0
Mirror with a Pair of Phoenixes
China, Song dynasty
1995.389CCCC0
Tea Bowl
China, Fujian province, Southern Song dynasty
1948.206CCCC0
Daoist Cap
China, Song dynasty (960-1279) - Yuan dynasty
1947.568CCCC0
Brush Washer
China, Southern Song dynasty
1957.64CCCC0
Eleven-Headed Guanyin
China, late Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) - Jin dynasty
1981.53CCCC0
Standing Guanyin
China, Southern Song dynasty
1980.80CCCC0
Arrow-Holder Vase (Jianhu)
China, Zhejiang province, Hangzhou, Southern Song dynasty
1957.65CCCC0
Dragon:  Qingbai Ware
China, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279) - Yuan Dynasty
1964.42CCCC0
Vase with Peony Decoration: Cizhou ware
China, Northern Song dynasty
1948.119CCCC0
Lotus Bowl
China, Zhejiang province, Longquan region, Southern Song dynasty
1957.54CCCC0
Vase: Cizhou ware
China, Northern Song dynasty
1948.223CCCC0
Dwelling in the Longmian ("Sleeping Dragon") Mountains
Li Gonglin (Chinese, c. 1049-1106)
1981.57CCCC0
Head of a Bodhisattva
China, reportedly from Henan province, Northern Song (960-1127) to Jin dynasty
1923.54CCCC0
Recumbent Horse
China, Song dynasty
1952.570CCCC0
Jar with Cover
China, Henan province, Yuxian, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) or Jin dynasty
1957.36CCCC0
Jar with Cover
China, Henan province, Yuxian, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) or Jin dynasty
1957.36.aCCCC0
No image available
China, Henan province, Yuxian, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) or Jin dynasty
1957.36.bCCCC0
Five-Spouted Vase with Cover
China, Zhejiang province, Longquan region, Northern Song dynasty
1957.53CCCC0
No image available
China, Zhejiang province, Longquan region, Northern Song dynasty
1957.53.aCCCC0
No image available
China, Zhejiang province, Longquan region, Northern Song dynasty
1957.53.bCCCC0
Cloud-Collar Pillow with Waves
China, Jiangxi province, Northern Song dynasty
2003.88CCCC0
Bowl with Peonies
China, Shaanxi province, Tongchuan, Huangbaozhen, Jin dynasty
2001.107CCCC0
Jar
Northern China, Northern Song (960-1127) or Jin dynasty
1957.58CCCC0
Pillow: Cizhou ware
China, Northern Song dynasty
1940.50CCCC0
Meiping (Plum Blossom Vase):  Cizhou Ware
China, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) - Jin dynasty
1986.245CCCC0
Brush Rest:  Guan ware
China, Southern Song dynasty
1957.42CCCC0
Covered Box with Carved Floral Design: Yaozhou Ware
China, Shanxi province, Northern Song dynasty
1962.41CCCC0
Covered Box with Carved Floral Design: Yaozhou Ware
China, Shanxi province, Northern Song dynasty
1962.41.aCCCC0
Covered Box with Carved Floral Design: Yaozhou Ware (lid)
China, Shanxi province, Northern Song dynasty
1962.41.bCCCC0
Wine Cup
China, Song dynasty
1957.71CCCC0
Conical Bowl with Floral Scroll:  Qingbai Ware
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Southern Song dynasty
1964.210CCCC0
Incense Burner: Jizhou ware
China, Jiangxi province, Yonghe kilns, Jizhou, Jiangxi, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279) - Yuan Dynasty
1969.66CCCC0
Bowl:  Jun Ware
Northern China, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) - Jin dynasty
1915.379CCCC0
Circular Box: Qingbai Ware
China, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279) - Yuan Dynasty
1972.256CCCC0
Circular Box: Qingbai Ware
China, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279) - Yuan Dynasty
1972.256.aCCCC0
Circular Box: Qingbai Ware (lid)
China, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279) - Yuan Dynasty
1972.256.bCCCC0
Saggers and Bowl Fragments: Jian ware
China, near Shui ch'i, Song dynasty
1942.137CCCC0
Jar: Jizhou Ware
China, Jiangxi province, Ji-zhou kilns, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279) - Yuan Dynasty
1986.14CCCC0
Incense Burner:  Longquan Ware
China, Southern Song dynasty
1954.790CCCC0
Sunflower Bowl: Guan ware
China, Southern Song dynasty
1957.66CCCC0
Tea Bowl: Jian ware
China, near Shui ch'i, Song dynasty
1942.131CCCC0
Pillow with Lion Base:  Qingbai Ware
China, Northern Song dynasty
1989.276CCCC0
Bowl
China, Song dynasty
1915.507CCCC0
Bottle Vase:  Guan ware
China, Southern Song dynasty
1957.68CCCC0
Foliated Saucer:  Yaozhou Ware
China, Shaanxi province, Northern Song dynasty
1989.273CCCC0
Dish with Two Fish in Relief:  Longquan Ware
China, Zhejiang province, Southern Song dynasty
1964.164CCCC0
Lion Dog
China, Song dynasty (960-1279) - Yuan dynasty
1970.135CCCC0
Incense Burner in the Form of Archaic Li:  Longquan Ware
China, Zhejiang province, Southern Song dynasty
1989.271CCCC0
Jar: Cizhou ware
China, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) - Jin dynasty
1964.500CCCC0
Tea Bowl:  Jian Ware
China, near Shui ch'i, Song dynasty
1942.132CCCC0
Bowl
China, probably from the Yaozhou kilns, Shaanxi Province, Northern Song dynasty
1969.226CCCC0
Tea Bowl: Jian ware
China, Fujian province, Song dynasty
1956.703CCCC0
Plate:  Longquan Ware
China, Southern Song dynasty
1961.209CCCC0
Vase: Northern Black Ware
China, Northern Song dynasty
1940.51CCCC0
Blade Incised with Animal Masks
China, Song dynasty
1979.75CCCC0
Mythical Animal:  Tianlu
China, Northern Song dynasty
1929.919CCCC0
Round Box with Decoration of Two Pheasants and Peonies
China, late Southern Song (1127-1279) - early Yuan dynasty
2011.34CCCC0
Circular Dish
China, possibly Liao Kingdom, Northern Song dynasty
1957.31CCCC0
Champion Vase
China, Song dynasty (960-1279) - Ming dynasty
1952.505CCCC0
Covered Box with Double-Parrot Design
China, Zhejiang province, Northern Song dynasty
1987.38.aCCCC0
Covered Box with Double-Parrot Design (lid)
China, Zhejiang province, Northern Song dynasty
1987.38.bCCCC0
Cup
China, Song dynasty
1961.17CCCC0
Covered Flat Jar
China, Hangzhou, Suburban Altar Kiln, Southern Song dynasty
1957.45CCCC0
Fish Bowl
China, Song dynasty (960-1279) or later
1917.54CCCC0
Ewer: Cizhou ware
China, Northern Song dynasty
1956.717CCCC0
Scepter (Gui) with Miscellaneous Poems by Tao Qian (AD 365-427)
China, Possibly Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Qianlong period
1960.278CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Vase with Floral Scrolls
China, Henan province, Northern Song dynasty
1948.226Glazed stoneware with incised and slip-inlaid decoration, Cizhou wareDiameter of mouth: 12.7 cm (5 in.); Overall: 41.3 cm (16 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Basin
China, Zhejiang province, Hangzhou, Southern Song dynasty
1957.48Porcelaneous stoneware, Guan wareDiameter: 24.2 cm (9 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Spouted Ewer with Handle
Northern China, Northern Song dynasty
1948.219Glazed stoneware with carved decoration, Cizhou wareDiameter: 15.9 cm (6 1/4 in.); Overall: 17.6 cm (6 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Ewer with a Lion-shaped Spout
China, Shaanxi province, Tongchuan, Huangbaozhen, Five Dynasties period (907-960) or Northern Song dynasty
1948.220Green-glazed porcelaneous stoneware with modeled, carved and incised decoration, Yaozhou wareOverall: 18.3 cm (7 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Brush Washer
China, Henan Province, Baofeng, Qingliangsi, Northern Song dynasty
1957.40Porcelaneous stoneware, Ru wareDiameter: 12.8 cm (5 1/16 in.); Overall: 3.8 cm (1 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Octafoil-shaped Mirror Featuring Ci Fei, the Dragon Slayer
China, Jin dynasty (1115-1234) or Korea, Goryeo dynasty
1995.376BronzeDiameter: 17.2 cm (6 3/4 in.); Overall: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.); Rim: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Square Mirror with Two Phoenixes and Floral Sprays
China, Northern Song dynasty
1995.374BronzeOverall: 0.8 x 16.2 cm (5/16 x 6 3/8 in.); Rim: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Seated Guanyin
China, late Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) - Jin dynasty
1984.70Wood with polychromy and gildingOverall: 138 cm (54 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Vase (Meiping) with Waves
China, Jiangxi province, Yonghezhen, Yuan dynasty
1980.186Glazed stoneware with slip painted decoration, Jizhou wareDiameter: 16.7 cm (6 9/16 in.); Overall: 26.3 cm (10 3/8 in.)Gifts of J. H. Wade and Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Wade; and purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund by exchangeCCCC0
Covered Box
China, Hebei province, Quyang, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) to Jin dynasty
1957.32Cream-glazed porcelain with incised decoration, Ding wareDiameter: 10.6 cm (4 3/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Covered Box
China, Hebei province, Quyang, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) to Jin dynasty
1957.32.aCream-glazed porcelain with incised decoration, Ding wareDiameter: 10.6 cm (4 3/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Covered Box (lid)
China, Hebei province, Quyang, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) to Jin dynasty
1957.32.bCream-glazed porcelain with incised decoration, Ding wareJohn L. Severance FundCCCC0
Incense Burner
China, Zhejiang province, Hangzhou, Southern Song dynasty
1957.63Porcelaneous stoneware, Guan wareOverall: 7.3 x 15.6 cm (2 7/8 x 6 1/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Cup and Stand
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Southern Song dynasty
1980.185Porcelain with pale bluish-white glaze, qingbai ("blue-white") wareDiameter: 4.9 x 10.5 cm (1 15/16 x 4 1/8 in.); Overall: 4.8 cm (1 7/8 in.); stand: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.)Gifts of Laurence H. Norton, Robert G. Norton, and Mrs. Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. Norton; Mrs. A. S. Chisholm; Horace E. Potter; and the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic Trust by exchangeCCCC0
Cup and Stand
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Southern Song dynasty
1980.185.aPorcelain with pale bluish-white glaze, qingbai ("blue-white") wareDiameter: 4.9 x 10.5 cm (1 15/16 x 4 1/8 in.); Overall: 4.8 cm (1 7/8 in.)Gifts of Laurence H. Norton, Robert G. Norton, and Mrs. Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. Norton; Mrs. A. S. Chisholm; Horace E. Potter; and the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic Trust by exchangeCCCC0
Cup and Stand (stand)
China, Southern Song dynasty
1980.185.bGlazed porcelainDiameter: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.); Overall: 4 cm (1 9/16 in.)Gifts of Laurence H. Norton, Robert G. Norton, and Mrs. Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. Norton; Mrs. A. S. Chisholm; Horace E. Potter; and the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic Trust by exchangeCCCC0
Cruciform Mirror with Six Blossoms
China, Northern Song dynasty
1999.222BronzeOverall: 0.7 x 16.5 cm (1/4 x 6 1/2 in.); Rim: 0.4 cm (3/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Bowl with Ducks among Waves and Reeds
China, Hebei province, Quyang, Northern Song dynasty
1929.995Cream-glazed porcelain with incised decoration, Ding wareDiameter: 20.3 cm (8 in.); Overall: 5.4 cm (2 1/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Tea Bowl
Northern China, Henan province, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) or Jin dynasty
1989.272Stoneware with "oil spot" glaze, black wareDiameter: 8.8 cm (3 7/16 in.); Overall: 4.4 cm (1 3/4 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Vase in the Shape of a Grain Measure (Zhadou)
China, Zhejiang province, Longquan region, Southern Song dynasty
1957.73Green-glazed porcelaneous stoneware, Longquan wareDiameter: 8.4 cm (3 5/16 in.); Overall: 9 cm (3 9/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Meiping Vase:  Cizhou Ware
China, Northern Song dynasty
1940.52Buff stoneware with carved underglaze slip decorationDiameter: 20.7 cm (8 1/8 in.); Overall: 34.3 cm (13 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Vase (Meiping)
China, Zhejiang Province, Longquan region, Southern Song dynasty
1957.52Green-glazed porcelaneous stoneware, Longquan wareOverall: 23.5 cm (9 1/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Conical Bowl
China, Jiangxi province, Ji'an, Southern Song dynasty
1989.274Stoneware with "tortoise shell" glaze, Jizhou wareDiameter: 14.8 cm (5 13/16 in.); Overall: 5.4 cm (2 1/8 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Incense Burner Top in the Shape of a Lion
China, Shaanxi province, Northern Song dynasty
1966.26Green-glazed porcelaneous stoneware, Yaozhou wareOverall: 18.1 cm (7 1/8 in.)The Fanny Tewksbury King CollectionCCCC0
Daoist Figure
China, Southern Song dynasty
1964.368Wood and ivoryOverall: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Pillow
China, Song dynasty (960-1279) - Yuan dynasty
1915.506Gray stoneware with underglaze painted decoration, Cizhou wareOverall: 13.4 x 22.9 cm (5 1/4 x 9 in.)Gift of Mrs. Langdon WarnerCCCC0
Plate:  Jun Ware
Northern China, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) - Jin dynasty
1942.665Stoneware with mottled glazeDiameter: 18.1 cm (7 1/8 in.); Overall: 2.5 cm (1 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Mirror with a Pair of Phoenixes
China, Song dynasty
1995.389BronzeDiameter: 35.1 cm (13 13/16 in.); Overall: 1.3 cm (1/2 in.); Rim: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Tea Bowl
China, Fujian province, Southern Song dynasty
1948.206Stoneware with black "hare’s fur" glaze and metal-bound rim, Jian wareDiameter: 17.8 cm (7 in.); Overall: 8.7 cm (3 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Daoist Cap
China, Song dynasty (960-1279) - Yuan dynasty
1947.568Grayish-green jade with brown and black markings; interior with pink pigment and gold inlaysOverall: 7.4 cm (2 15/16 in.)Worcester R. Warner CollectionCCCC0
Brush Washer
China, Southern Song dynasty
1957.64Porcelaneous stoneware, Guan wareDiameter: 11.8 cm (4 5/8 in.); Overall: 3 cm (1 3/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Eleven-Headed Guanyin
China, late Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) - Jin dynasty
1981.53Wood with polychromy and cut goldOverall: 218.5 cm (86 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Standing Guanyin
China, Southern Song dynasty
1980.80Wood with traces of gesso, polychromy and gildingOverall: 162.9 x 55.9 cm (64 1/8 x 22 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Arrow-Holder Vase (Jianhu)
China, Zhejiang province, Hangzhou, Southern Song dynasty
1957.65Porcelaneous stoneware, Guan wareDiameter: 7.9 cm (3 1/8 in.); Overall: 12.4 cm (4 7/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Dragon:  Qingbai Ware
China, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279) - Yuan Dynasty
1964.42Glazed porcelainDiameter: 5.2 cm (2 1/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Vase with Peony Decoration: Cizhou ware
China, Northern Song dynasty
1948.119Gray stoneware with underglaze slip decorationDiameter: 19.7 cm (7 3/4 in.); Overall: 30.2 cm (11 7/8 in.)Gift of William G. MatherCCCC0
Lotus Bowl
China, Zhejiang province, Longquan region, Southern Song dynasty
1957.54Green-glazed porcelaneous stoneware, Longquan wareDiameter: 21.6 cm (8 1/2 in.); Overall: 10.5 cm (4 1/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Vase: Cizhou ware
China, Northern Song dynasty
1948.223Buff stoneware with underglaze slip coatingOverall: 42.9 cm (16 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Dwelling in the Longmian ("Sleeping Dragon") Mountains
Li Gonglin (Chinese, c. 1049-1106)
1981.57Handscroll mounted as three album leavesOverall: 26.5 x 42 cm (10 7/16 x 16 9/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Head of a Bodhisattva
China, reportedly from Henan province, Northern Song (960-1127) to Jin dynasty
1923.54WoodOverall: 86.4 x 40.6 x 38.1 cm (34 x 16 x 15 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Recumbent Horse
China, Song dynasty
1952.570Light gray-green jadeOverall: 2.8 cm (1 1/8 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Jar with Cover
China, Henan province, Yuxian, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) or Jin dynasty
1957.36Porcelaneous stoneware with blue glaze and splashes of purple, Jun wareDiameter: 12.1 cm (4 3/4 in.); Overall: 9.5 cm (3 3/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Jar with Cover
China, Henan province, Yuxian, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) or Jin dynasty
1957.36.aPorcelaneous stoneware with blue glaze and splashes of purple, Jun wareDiameter: 12.1 cm (4 3/4 in.); Overall: 9.5 cm (3 3/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
No image available
China, Henan province, Yuxian, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) or Jin dynasty
1957.36.bPorcelaneous stoneware with blue glaze and splashes of purple, Jun wareDiameter: 12.1 cm (4 3/4 in.); Overall: 9.5 cm (3 3/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Five-Spouted Vase with Cover
China, Zhejiang province, Longquan region, Northern Song dynasty
1957.53Green-glazed porcelaneous stoneware, Longquan wareOverall: 29.9 x 16.6 cm (11 3/4 x 6 9/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
No image available
China, Zhejiang province, Longquan region, Northern Song dynasty
1957.53.aGreen-glazed porcelaneous stoneware, Longquan wareOverall: 29.9 x 16.6 cm (11 3/4 x 6 9/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
No image available
China, Zhejiang province, Longquan region, Northern Song dynasty
1957.53.bGreen-glazed porcelaneous stoneware, Longquan wareJohn L. Severance FundCCCC0
Cloud-Collar Pillow with Waves
China, Jiangxi province, Northern Song dynasty
2003.88Glazed porcelain with incised and carved decorationOverall: 10 x 17.5 x 13.4 cm (3 15/16 x 6 7/8 x 5 1/4 in.)Gift of various donors to the department of Asian Art (by exchange)CCCC0
Bowl with Peonies
China, Shaanxi province, Tongchuan, Huangbaozhen, Jin dynasty
2001.107Green-glazed stoneware with molded decoration, Yaozhou wareOverall: 5 x 19.3 cm (1 15/16 x 7 5/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Charlotte KahnCCCC0
Jar
Northern China, Northern Song (960-1127) or Jin dynasty
1957.58Glazed stoneware with roulette decoration, Cizhou wareDiameter of mouth: 6.7 cm (2 5/8 in.); Overall: 8.9 cm (3 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Pillow: Cizhou ware
China, Northern Song dynasty
1940.50Buff stoneware with carved underglaze slip decorationOverall: 11.8 x 19.8 cm (4 5/8 x 7 13/16 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Meiping (Plum Blossom Vase):  Cizhou Ware
China, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) - Jin dynasty
1986.245Buff stoneware, slip coated with painted underglaze decorationOverall: 35.9 cm (14 1/8 in.)Given in memory of James Campbell WeirCCCC0
Brush Rest:  Guan ware
China, Southern Song dynasty
1957.42Glazed stonewareDiameter: 2.8 x 7.6 cm (1 1/8 x 3 in.); Overall: 6 cm (2 3/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Octafoil Mirror with Legend of Herdboy and Weaver Maid
China, Song dynasty
1995.383BronzeDiameter: 17.8 cm (7 in.); Overall: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.); Rim: 0.7 cm (1/4 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Octafoil Mirror with Two Immortals Crossing the Ocean
China, Song dynasty
1995.378BronzeDiameter: 17.6 cm (6 15/16 in.); Overall: 1 cm (3/8 in.); Rim: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Covered Box with Carved Floral Design: Yaozhou Ware
China, Shanxi province, Northern Song dynasty
1962.41Glazed stonewareDiameter: 10.7 cm (4 3/16 in.); Overall: 5.2 cm (2 1/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Covered Box with Carved Floral Design: Yaozhou Ware
China, Shanxi province, Northern Song dynasty
1962.41.aGlazed stonewareDiameter: 10.7 cm (4 3/16 in.); Overall: 5.2 cm (2 1/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Covered Box with Carved Floral Design: Yaozhou Ware (lid)
China, Shanxi province, Northern Song dynasty
1962.41.bGlazed stonewareDiameter: 10.7 cm (4 3/16 in.); Overall: 5.2 cm (2 1/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Wine Cup
China, Song dynasty
1957.71Glazed dark brown stoneware, Guan wareDiameter: 8 cm (3 1/8 in.); Overall: 3.5 cm (1 3/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Conical Bowl with Floral Scroll:  Qingbai Ware
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Southern Song dynasty
1964.210Glazed porcelain with incised decorationDiameter: 14.4 cm (5 11/16 in.); Overall: 5.8 cm (2 5/16 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin CollectionCCCC0
Incense Burner: Jizhou ware
China, Jiangxi province, Yonghe kilns, Jizhou, Jiangxi, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279) - Yuan Dynasty
1969.66Glazed stonewareDiameter: 15.2 cm (6 in.); Overall: 10.4 cm (4 1/8 in.)Sundry Purchase FundCCCC0
Bowl:  Jun Ware
Northern China, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) - Jin dynasty
1915.379Glazed stonewareDiameter: 22.9 cm (9 in.); Overall: 10.1 cm (4 in.)Gift of Ralph KingCCCC0
Circular Box: Qingbai Ware
China, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279) - Yuan Dynasty
1972.256Glazed porcelainDiameter: 5.2 cm (2 1/16 in.)Bequest of Elizabeth B. BlossomCCCC0
Circular Box: Qingbai Ware
China, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279) - Yuan Dynasty
1972.256.aGlazed porcelainDiameter: 5.2 cm (2 1/16 in.)Bequest of Elizabeth B. BlossomCCCC0
Circular Box: Qingbai Ware (lid)
China, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279) - Yuan Dynasty
1972.256.bGlazed porcelainDiameter: 5.2 cm (2 1/16 in.)Bequest of Elizabeth B. BlossomCCCC0
Saggers and Bowl Fragments: Jian ware
China, near Shui ch'i, Song dynasty
1942.137Stoneware with "hare's fur" glazeOverall: 9.6 x 17.2 cm (3 3/4 x 6 3/4 in.)John L. Severance CollectionCCCC0
Jar: Jizhou Ware
China, Jiangxi province, Ji-zhou kilns, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279) - Yuan Dynasty
1986.14Glazed stoneware with resist and slip-painted decorationDiameter: 13.4 cm (5 1/4 in.); Overall: 11.3 cm (4 7/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Incense Burner:  Longquan Ware
China, Southern Song dynasty
1954.790Glazed porcelainDiameter: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.); Overall: 11.4 cm (4 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Sunflower Bowl: Guan ware
China, Southern Song dynasty
1957.66Glazed reddish-brown porcelainDiameter: 17.5 cm (6 7/8 in.); Overall: 7 cm (2 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Tea Bowl: Jian ware
China, near Shui ch'i, Song dynasty
1942.131StonewareDiameter: 12.4 cm (4 7/8 in.); Overall: 6.5 cm (2 9/16 in.)John L. Severance CollectionCCCC0
Pillow with Lion Base:  Qingbai Ware
China, Northern Song dynasty
1989.276Glazed stonewareOverall: 12.5 x 15 cm (4 15/16 x 5 7/8 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Bowl
China, Song dynasty
1915.507GlassDiameter: 30.6 cm (12 1/16 in.); Overall: 13.4 cm (5 1/4 in.)Director's Contingent FundCCCC0
Bottle Vase:  Guan ware
China, Southern Song dynasty
1957.68Glazed reddish-brown stonewareDiameter: 7.7 cm (3 1/16 in.); Overall: 13 cm (5 1/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Foliated Saucer:  Yaozhou Ware
China, Shaanxi province, Northern Song dynasty
1989.273Glazed porcelainDiameter: 10.1 cm (4 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Dish with Two Fish in Relief:  Longquan Ware
China, Zhejiang province, Southern Song dynasty
1964.164Glazed porcelain with molded decorationDiameter: 21.3 cm (8 3/8 in.); Overall: 5.1 cm (2 in.)Gift of Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Lion Dog
China, Song dynasty (960-1279) - Yuan dynasty
1970.135IvoryOverall: 12.9 cm (5 1/16 in.)Gift of Lois ClarkeCCCC0
Incense Burner in the Form of Archaic Li:  Longquan Ware
China, Zhejiang province, Southern Song dynasty
1989.271Glazed porcelainDiameter: 16.2 cm (6 3/8 in.); Overall: 13.5 cm (5 5/16 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Jar: Cizhou ware
China, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) - Jin dynasty
1964.500Glazed light gray stonewareDiameter: 15.3 cm (6 in.); Overall: 11.1 cm (4 3/8 in.)Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Tea Bowl:  Jian Ware
China, near Shui ch'i, Song dynasty
1942.132Stoneware with "hare's fur" glazeDiameter: 12.4 cm (4 7/8 in.); Overall: 7.4 cm (2 15/16 in.)John L. Severance CollectionCCCC0
Bowl
China, probably from the Yaozhou kilns, Shaanxi Province, Northern Song dynasty
1969.226Glazed stoneware with incised decoration, Northern Celadon wareDiameter: 22.6 cm (8 7/8 in.); Overall: 7.5 cm (2 15/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Tea Bowl: Jian ware
China, Fujian province, Song dynasty
1956.703Brown stoneware with iron slip glazeDiameter: 12.4 cm (4 7/8 in.); Overall: 4.8 cm (1 7/8 in.)The Fanny Tewksbury King CollectionCCCC0
Plate:  Longquan Ware
China, Southern Song dynasty
1961.209Glazed porcelainDiameter: 14.6 cm (5 3/4 in.); Overall: 4.2 cm (1 5/8 in.)Gift of Edna H. BahrCCCC0
Vase: Northern Black Ware
China, Northern Song dynasty
1940.51Glazed stoneware with underglaze iron decorationDiameter: 17.2 cm (6 3/4 in.); Overall: 22.3 cm (8 3/4 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Blade Incised with Animal Masks
China, Song dynasty
1979.75JadeOverall: 16 cm (6 5/16 in.)Cornelia Blakemore Warner FundCCCC0
Mythical Animal:  Tianlu
China, Northern Song dynasty
1929.919BronzeOverall: 19.1 cm (7 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Round Box with Decoration of Two Pheasants and Peonies
China, late Southern Song (1127-1279) - early Yuan dynasty
2011.34Carved lacquerOverall: 21 x 40.6 cm (8 1/4 x 16 in.); Lid: 8.5 x 40.6 cm (3 3/8 x 16 in.); Bottom: 12.5 x 40.6 cm (4 15/16 x 16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Circular Dish
China, possibly Liao Kingdom, Northern Song dynasty
1957.31White porcelainDiameter: 13.2 cm (5 3/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Meiping Vase with Carved Floral Sprays
China, Song dynasty
2017.20Porcelain with pale bluish-white glaze, qingbai ("blue-white") wareOverall: 37.7 x 23.5 cm (14 13/16 x 9 1/4 in.)Gift of Donna and James ReidCCCC0
Champion Vase
China, Song dynasty (960-1279) - Ming dynasty
1952.505JadeOverall: 8.9 x 9.2 x 4.6 cm (3 1/2 x 3 5/8 x 1 13/16 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Covered Box with Double-Parrot Design
China, Zhejiang province, Northern Song dynasty
1987.38.aGlazed stoneware with incised decoration, Yue wareThe Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Covered Box with Double-Parrot Design (lid)
China, Zhejiang province, Northern Song dynasty
1987.38.bGlazed stoneware with incised decoration, Yue wareThe Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Cup
China, Song dynasty
1961.17JadeOverall: 3.4 x 6.9 cm (1 5/16 x 2 11/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. John Lyon Collyer in memory of her mother, Mrs. G. M. G. FormanCCCC0
Covered Flat Jar
China, Hangzhou, Suburban Altar Kiln, Southern Song dynasty
1957.45Glazed buff stoneware, Guan wareDiameter: 8.6 cm (3 3/8 in.); Overall: 6 cm (2 3/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Fish Bowl
China, Song dynasty (960-1279) or later
1917.54JadeOverall: 5.8 x 18.2 cm (2 5/16 x 7 3/16 in.)Worcester R. Warner CollectionCCCC0
Ewer: Cizhou ware
China, Northern Song dynasty
1956.717Buff stoneware with underglaze slip coatingDiameter of mouth: 13.8 cm (5 7/16 in.); Overall: 29.9 cm (11 3/4 in.)The Fanny Tewksbury King CollectionCCCC0
Scepter (Gui) with Miscellaneous Poems by Tao Qian (AD 365-427)
China, Possibly Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Qianlong period
1960.278Translucent white jadeOverall: 2.8 x 0.3 cm (1 1/8 x 1/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. John Lyon Collyer in memory of her mother, Mrs. G. M. G. FormanCCCC0