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Medium:
Stoneware with apllied and accidental wood-wash glazes
Dimensions:
H x W: 18.4 x 21.1 cm (7 1/4 x 8 5/16 in)
Style:
Zhejiang green-glazed ware
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
Zhejiang Province, China
Date:
2nd century BCE
Period:
Western Han dynasty
Description:
Tripod vessel of the type ting; two pierced handles. Cover with three knobs.
Clay: hard, gray, resonant. Reddish-brown on exposed surface.
Glaze: overflow of olive and blue on cover, and on feet.
Collection:
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Exhibition History:
Shades of Green and Blue: Chinese Celadon Ceramics (July 15, 1997 to September 7, 2004)
Chinese Ceramics (April 11, 1978 to September 4, 1980)
Topic:
Zhejiang green-glazed ware  Search this
Western Han dynasty (206 BCE - 9 CE)  Search this
China  Search this
stoneware  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Charles Lang Freer collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1909.331a-b
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye32b92725b-d335-40d9-87ef-f8ab8a0d69b9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1909.331a-b