Large White Ware Jar
Tang Dynasty, 618 - 907 AD. China
A large porcelaineous stoneware jar with high shoulders tapering down to a smaller flat foot. The slightly curved neck ends in a flaring, rounded mouth-rim. The piece is covered with a translucent glaze of pale greenish tone which ends a few centimeters above the foot, revealing a dense white porcelaineous stoneware body.
Accomanied by Oxford TL test #P100w52
Private Collection, New York
Purchased in London