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Small storage jar with two small loop handles

Accession Number
1950/2.14

Title
Small storage jar with two small loop handles

Artist(s)
Chinese

Artist Nationality
Chinese (culture or style)

Object Creation Date
618-907

Medium & Support
stoneware with iron glaze, splashed with straw ash glaze

Dimensions
5 11/16 in. x 6 in. x 6 in. ( 14.5 cm x 15.3 cm x 15.3 cm )

Credit Line
Museum Purchase

Physical Description
A buff stoneware globular jar, with a tapered base and wide, high shoulders, tapering to a wide, short neck with an everted rime and two small loop Hades on the sides near the rim. The work ranges from shades of brown to tan.

Primary Object Classification
Ceramic

Primary Object Type
jar

Additional Object Classification(s)
Decorative Arts

Collection Area
Asian

Rights
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Keywords
ash glaze
handles (components)
jar
storage jars

1 Related Resource

Before 1492
(Part of 3 Learning Collections)

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