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An earthenware figure of a zoomorphic form consisting of a lion-like body with strong hoofed feet, wings, horns, and a dragon-like face bearing teeth in its open mouth. It is seated on a rock-like base, and covered in amber, green, and cream runny glazes. One of a pair with 2004/2.132.2.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Tomb Guardian
675 – 750
Gift of Jiu-Hwa Lo Upshur in memory of Mrs. Wei-Djen D. Lo
2004/2.132.1
An earthenware figure of a small bird, seated with head raised and resting on its tail, stretched out behind. The figure is covered in amber and green glazes. 
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Small bird
618 – 906
Gift of Toshiko Ogita in memory of Tomoo Ogita
1987/1.289
A white earthenware box where the cover and the body are almost identical in form, the entire vessel of a short cylindrical from with flat top, with subtle articulation at the shoulder, on a shallow footring.  It is covered in blue, amber, and green glazes applied in a splotchy manner. 
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Box
936 – 1125
Gift of Ellen and Richard Laing
2006/2.50A&B
A set of five polychrome glazed male attendants carrying a sedan chair (2001/2.276).  One leads the procession while four carry the chair, all are on a platform. The leader is dressed in long green robes, and is carrying a rectangular box in front of him.  His hands are covered with a tassled scarf, and he is wearing a tall black hat.  His face is painted in polychrome mineral pigments.  The four attendants mirror each other: two on each side, their inside hands holding the sedan, outside hands at their sides, wearing long green robes and tall conical black hats. Their faces are painted with mineral pigments.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Five Attendants
1368 – 1644
Gift of Jiu-Hwa Lo Upshur
2008/2.275.1-5

Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Small Bird
618 – 906
Gift of Toshiko Ogita in memory of Tomoo Ogita
1987/1.288
An earthenware, green glazed sedan chair, square with four sides and a hipped roof. It has gold pointed finial, amber latice windows on the right and left, and an open front with a chair. Two poles run horizontally through the sedan chair for carrying by five male attendants (2008/2.276).  
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Sedan Chair
1368 – 1644
Gift of Jiu-Hwa Lo Upshur
2008/2.276
A small earthenware flask with a flattened round body on a tall trumpeting footring. The flask has a tall neck with a wide articulated straight rim and two lug handles on opposing sides. Both sides of the body have a molded vine motif. The flask is covered in green, amber, and brown glazes, with traces of gold leaf.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Minature Pilgrim's Flask
775 – 825
Gift of Toshiko Ogita in memory of Tomoo Ogita
1987/1.287
A tall stoneware ovoid bottle on a straight footring with a narrow, short, flaring neck and a direct rim. It has four loop handles connecting the neck to shoulder, incised with floral decoration, and the upper half of the body is covered in green, amber, and yellow polychrome glazes. 
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Bottle
1271 – 1368
Museum purchase for the Paul Leroy Grigaut Memorial Collection
1969/2.152
An earthenware miniature standing screen, mimicking wooden construction, with two vertical support beams and three cross beams on a platform with support brackets at the base.  There are finials at the top on both sides, and it is glazed in green and amber.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Standing Screen
1368 – 1644
Gift of Jiu-Hwa Lo Upshur
2008/2.279
A pair of green glazed rectangular chests on amber glazed dais, with amber central locks and handles on opposing sides.  
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Pair of Chests
1368 – 1644
Gift of Jiu-Hwa Lo Upshur
2008/2.281
An earthenware miniature amber-glazed basin on a four legged green-glazed stand that mimics wooden furniture, on an unglazed slab base. 
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Basin on Stand
1368 – 1644
Gift of Jiu-Hwa Lo Upshur
2008/2.282
This earthenware sancai-glazed figure of a male attendant is standing on an octagonal cream and green dais, wearing a long green tunic over an amber-colored underrobe, with amber and green sleeves, carrying an amber-glazed bowl. His hair, hat and face are painted with polychrome mineral pigments, and his tall hat painted to match his garments in an orange-amber color. The head has been sculpted and painted separately from the body.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Male Attendant
1368 – 1644
Gift of Jiu-Hwa Lo Upshur
2009/2.106A&B
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