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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1993.72
Title
'Gui' Tripod Ewer with Elongated Spout and Handle Simulating Twisted Rope
Classification
Vessels
Work Type
vessel
Date
c. 4300-2600 BCE
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, China, Shandong province
Period
Neolithic period, Dawenkou culture, c. 4300-2600 BCE
Culture
Chinese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/200942
Physical Descriptions
Medium
White earthenware with applique elements. Middle and Lower Yellow River area; Shandong and Jiangsu provinces; probably from Shandong province.
Dimensions
H: 25.6 x W: 16.5 x Depth: 13.8 cm (10 1/16 x 6 1/2 x 5 7/16 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Acquired with a fund established by Ernest B. and Helen Pratt Dane for the purchase of Asian art
Accession Year
1993
Object Number
1993.72
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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