JarArtist(s)ChineseArtist NationalityChinese (culture or style)Object Creation Date618-906Medium & Supportstoneware with glazeDimensions
5 1/8 in x 5 1/8 in x 5 1/8 in (13.02 cm x 13.02 cm x 13.02 cm)Credit LineMuseum purchase for the James Marshall Plumer Memorial CollectionSubject matter
A straw-colored glazed Jar of the Tang dynasty (618-906). Straw-colored glazed wares were made in Henan and Shanxi during the Tang dynasty. The glaze applied to the body usually stops short of the base. Physical Description
A stoneware globular jar on a foot ring with a wide mouth, a short, straight neck with direct rim, four coil looped lugs connecting neck to shoulder, a bow string incised line around shoulder, and the top half covered in a straw-colored glaze. Primary Object Classification Ceramic Primary Object TypejarCollection AreaAsianRights
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