The first, an olive green-glazed jar is applied on the shoulder with four loop handles, Sui dynasty (AD 581-618); the second, a small pottery jar is molded on the high shoulder with a spray of flowers, Ming dynasty (AD 1368-1644); the third, a small waterpot of compressed globular form, is covered overall with a greyish-white crackled glaze, 17th century.
5¾ in. (14.1 cm.) high; 2¾ in. (7 cm.) high; 2½ in. (6 cm.) across

Arthur M. Sackler (1913-1987) Collections.
Else Sackler (1913-2000) Collection, and thence by descent within the family.
New York, Columbia University Lowe Memorial Library, The Columbia University Exhibition of 3000 Years of the Ceramic Art and Ancient Sculpture of China from the Sackler Collections, 11 November 1962-18 January 1963.
Jerusalem, Israel Museum, 3500 Years of Chinese Art: Ceramics from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections, 9 July-31 October 1987.

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