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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1996.306
Title
Ovoid Jar with Short, Flaring Neck ('Wannian Hu')
Other Titles
Alternate Title: wan-nien hu
Classification
Vessels
Work Type
vessel
Date
8th-9th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, China
Period
Tang dynasty, 618-907
Culture
Chinese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/198247
Location
Level 3, Room 3620, University Study Gallery
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Physical Descriptions
Medium
White ware: porcelaneous white stoneware with clear glaze
Dimensions
H. 18.4 x Diam. 18.4 cm (7 1/4 x 7 1/4 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Ralph C. Marcove, M.D.
Accession Year
1996
Object Number
1996.306
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

A Decade of Collecting: Asian Acquisitions 1990-1999, Harvard University Art Museums, Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 03/11/2000 - 11/05/2000

Streams and Mountains without End: Landscape Paintings from China, Korea, and Japan, Harvard University Art Museums, Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 11/25/2000 - 08/26/2001

Earthly Delights: 6,000 Years of Asian Ceramics, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 05/21/2022 - 08/14/2022

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