Song dynasty (960-1279), About 1100

Making pottery was a major industry in China. Different techniques and glazes evolved over time, as did different time saving measures. This mold is a perfect example of efforts to increase production and diversity with minimal effort.

  • Titles Mold (Descriptive)
  • Artist China
  • Medium stoneware
  • Dimensions 3 1/2 x 6 3/16 in. Diam. (8.9 x 15.7 cm)
  • Credit Line Museum purchase with funds provided by Dr. John Schloder in memory of Karron Woehler, 1995.21
  • Work Type mold
  • Classification Tools & Equipment