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Sericulture (The Process of Making Silk)
attributed to Liang Kai (Chinese, mid-1100s-early 1200s)
1977.5CCCC0
Saggers and Bowl Fragments: Jian ware
China, near Shui ch'i, Song dynasty
1942.137CCCC0
Tea Bowl: Jian ware
China, near Shui ch'i, Song dynasty
1942.131CCCC0
Tea Bowl:  Jian Ware
China, near Shui ch'i, Song dynasty
1942.132CCCC0
No image available
China, Sichuan, Han dynasty
1962.280CCCC0
Box and Cover with Inlaid Phoenix Design
Korea, Goryeo period
1916.1186CCCC0
No image available
Korea, Goryeo period
1916.1186.aCCCC0
No image available
Korea, Goryeo period
1916.1186.bCCCC0
Winged Chimera (Bixie)
China, Southern and Northern Dynasties period
1980.184CCCC0
Tea Bowl: Jian ware
China, near Shui ch'i, Song dynasty
1942.128CCCC0
Tea Bowl: Jian ware
China, near Shui ch'i, Song dynasty
1942.136CCCC0
Saucer
China, Jin dynasty
1918.469CCCC0
Tea Bowl: Jian ware
China, near Shui ch'i, Song dynasty
1942.133CCCC0
Shard of Tea Bowl: Jian ware
China, near Shui ch'i, Song dynasty
1942.139CCCC0
Tea Bowl: Jian ware
China, near Shui ch'i, Song dynasty
1942.129CCCC0
Shard of Tea Bowl: Jian ware
China, near Shui ch'i, Song dynasty
1942.138CCCC0
Tea Bowl: Jian ware
China, Fujian province, Song dynasty
1942.127CCCC0
Tea Bowl: Jian ware
China, near Shui ch'i, Song dynasty
1942.134CCCC0
Stem Dish
China, Tang dynasty
1917.303CCCC0
Saucer: Qingbai ware
China, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279) - Yuan Dynasty
1917.257CCCC0
Saucer: Ding ware
China, Jin dynasty (1115-1234) - Yuan dynasty
1917.260CCCC0
Tea Bowl: Jian ware
China, Fujian province, Song dynasty
1942.126CCCC0
Chinese Seals and Poets
Hosokawa Rinkoku (Japanese, 1779-1843)
1981.56CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Plate with Peony Decoration
China, Yuan dynasty
1977.6Carved cinnabar lacquer on woodDiameter: 16.5 cm (6 1/2 in.)John L. Severance CollectionCCCC0
Sericulture (The Process of Making Silk)
attributed to Liang Kai (Chinese, mid-1100s-early 1200s)
1977.5Handscroll; ink and color on silkThird Section: 27.6 x 92.3 cm (10 7/8 x 36 5/16 in.); Second Section: 27.6 x 92.3 cm (10 7/8 x 36 5/16 in.); First Section: 26.7 x 98.6 cm (10 1/2 x 38 13/16 in.)John L. Severance CollectionCCCC0
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
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
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
No image available
China, Sichuan, Han dynasty
1962.280StoneOverall: 120 x 49.5 x 5 cm (47 1/4 x 19 1/2 x 1 15/16 in.)John L. Severance CollectionCCCC0
Box and Cover with Inlaid Phoenix Design
Korea, Goryeo period
1916.1186EarthenwareDiameter: 19.4 cm (7 5/8 in.); Overall: 12.7 cm (5 in.)John L. Severance CollectionCCCC0
No image available
Korea, Goryeo period
1916.1186.aEarthenwareDiameter: 19.4 cm (7 5/8 in.); Overall: 12.7 cm (5 in.)John L. Severance CollectionCCCC0
No image available
Korea, Goryeo period
1916.1186.bEarthenwareDiameter: 19.4 cm (7 5/8 in.); Overall: 12.7 cm (5 in.)John L. Severance CollectionCCCC0
Winged Chimera (Bixie)
China, Southern and Northern Dynasties period
1980.184BronzeOverall: 6.7 x 7 cm (2 5/8 x 2 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund; Bequests of Leonard C. Hanna Jr. and John L. Severance; Gifts of Francis F. Prentiss and the Worcester R. Warner Collection by exchangeCCCC0
Tea Bowl: Jian ware
China, near Shui ch'i, Song dynasty
1942.128StonewareDiameter: 10.8 cm (4 1/4 in.); Overall: 5.8 cm (2 5/16 in.)John L. Severance CollectionCCCC0
Tea Bowl: Jian ware
China, near Shui ch'i, Song dynasty
1942.136StonewareDiameter: 12.8 cm (5 1/16 in.); Overall: 7.4 cm (2 15/16 in.)John L. Severance CollectionCCCC0
Saucer
China, Jin dynasty
1918.469Glazed grayish-white porcelain, Ding wareDiameter: 9.9 cm (3 7/8 in.)John L. Severance CollectionCCCC0
Tea Bowl: Jian ware
China, near Shui ch'i, Song dynasty
1942.133StonewareOverall: 6.5 x 12.2 cm (2 9/16 x 4 13/16 in.)John L. Severance CollectionCCCC0
Shard of Tea Bowl: Jian ware
China, near Shui ch'i, Song dynasty
1942.139StonewareOverall: 6.5 cm (2 9/16 in.)John L. Severance CollectionCCCC0
Tea Bowl: Jian ware
China, near Shui ch'i, Song dynasty
1942.129StonewareDiameter: 12.8 cm (5 1/16 in.); Overall: 7 cm (2 3/4 in.)John L. Severance CollectionCCCC0
Shard of Tea Bowl: Jian ware
China, near Shui ch'i, Song dynasty
1942.138StonewareOverall: 6.7 cm (2 5/8 in.)John L. Severance CollectionCCCC0
Tea Bowl: Jian ware
China, Fujian province, Song dynasty
1942.127StonewareDiameter: 9.3 cm (3 11/16 in.); Overall: 4.8 cm (1 7/8 in.)John L. Severance CollectionCCCC0
Tea Bowl: Jian ware
China, near Shui ch'i, Song dynasty
1942.134Purplish brown stoneware with iron slip glaze coatingDiameter: 9 cm (3 9/16 in.); Overall: 4.6 cm (1 13/16 in.)John L. Severance CollectionCCCC0
Stem Dish
China, Tang dynasty
1917.303Glazed cream-white stonewareDiameter: 13.2 cm (5 3/16 in.); Overall: 9.5 cm (3 3/4 in.)John L. Severance CollectionCCCC0
Saucer: Qingbai ware
China, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279) - Yuan Dynasty
1917.257PorcelainDiameter: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.)John L. Severance CollectionCCCC0
Saucer: Ding ware
China, Jin dynasty (1115-1234) - Yuan dynasty
1917.260PorcelainDiameter: 14.6 cm (5 3/4 in.)John L. Severance CollectionCCCC0
Tea Bowl: Jian ware
China, Fujian province, Song dynasty
1942.126StonewareDiameter: 9.3 cm (3 11/16 in.); Overall: 3.9 cm (1 9/16 in.)John L. Severance CollectionCCCC0
Chinese Seals and Poets
Hosokawa Rinkoku (Japanese, 1779-1843)
1981.56Handscroll; ink and color on paperOverall: 30 x 349 cm (11 13/16 x 137 3/8 in.)Gift of J. H. Wade and The Worcester R. Warner Collection; Bequests of John L. Severance and Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. by exchangeCCCC0