Yuan: Qingbai Spirit Jar
6410-1_edited
6410-3

Description

 

A qingbai spirit jar that depicts a funerary procession at the neck. Near the mouth rim the shape is opened into a pedal like shape. It is pear shaped below the neck, with an unglazed bottom rim exposing it's light brown body.

 

Reference pieces to study

 

Freer Gallery of Art: Qingbai Spirit Jar. This piece has more people molded on the neck. 

 

Royal Ontario Museum: Qingbai Spirit Jar. There are several pieces which are extremely similar that were displayed in 2015 for an exhibition. 

 

© 2016 Royal Auctions and Appraisals Inc.