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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1999.334.33
Title
Bronze-Form, Pear-Shaped Bottle with Flaring Lip and Two Stationary Ring Handles, Probably a Flower Vase for an Altar and Perhaps Part of a Set
Classification
Vessels
Work Type
vessel
Date
13th-14th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, China, Zhejiang Province, Longquan
Period
Yuan dynasty, 1279-1368
Culture
Chinese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/180731
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Longquan celadon ware: light gray stoneware with cloudy celadon glaze over appliqué decorative elements. From the Longquan kilns, Zhejiang province.
Technique
Celadon
Dimensions
16.5 x 6.8 cm (6 1/2 x 2 11/16 in.)
Provenance
Shirley Nye, New York, NY, gift to HUAM
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Shirley Nye in memory of Warren E. Cox
Accession Year
1999
Object Number
1999.334.33
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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