JarArtist(s)ChineseArtist NationalityChinese (culture or style)Object Creation Date1046-771 BCEMedium & SupportearthenwareDimensions
9 3/4 in x 9 1/2 in x 9 1/2 in (24.8 cm x 24.13 cm x 24.13 cm)Credit LineGift of Mrs. Henry Jewett Greene for The Mr. and Mrs. Henry Jewett Greene Memorial CollectionSubject matter
This unglazed, earthenware jar was coilbuilt and finished on a fast wheel. It is a globular food storage jar (罐 guan
) with a flat base, wide neck, and two lug handles applied to shoulder. The body has the combed pattern of the Western Zhou Dynasty (1046-771 BCE).Physical Description
This unglazed, earthenware globular jar has a flat base, wide neck, and two lug handles applied to shoulder with a combed pattern around body.Primary Object Classification Ceramic Primary Object TypejarCollection AreaAsianRights
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