Covered box

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Previous custodian or owner
Ambassador Jack Wilson Lydman (1914 - 2005)
Mrs. Janine Lydman
Provenance
From 1965-69 to 2005
Ambassador Jack Wilson Lydman (1914-2005), acquired in Jakarta, Indonesia between 1965 and 1969. [1]
From 2005 to 2010
Janine Lydman, Washington, DC and Berryville, Virginia, ownership transferred to Mrs. Lydman after the death of her husband, Ambassador Jack Wilson Lydman. [2]
From 2010
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Washington, DC and Janine Lydman, Berryville, Virginia. [3]
Notes:
[1] See Curatorial Remark 2 in the object record.
[2] See note 1.
[3] See note 1. See Deed of Gift, object file, Collections Management Office.
Credit Line
Gift of Ambassador and Mrs. Jack W. Lydman
Restrictions & Rights
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources
Ceramics in Mainland Southeast Asia
Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
late 16th century
Period
Ming dynasty
Accession Number
S2010.2a-b
Topic
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)
Zhangzhou ware
China
porcelain
Chinese Art
WWII-era provenance
Origin
possibly Tiankeng kiln group, Zhangzhou, Fujian province, China
Medium
Porcelain with enamel glazes over biscuit
Dimensions
H x Diam (assembled): 4.4 x 4.4 cm (1 3/4 x 1 3/4 in)
Style
Zhangzhou ware
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Type
Ceramic
Container