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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1941.51.A-B
Title
Covered Funerary Jar with Stylized Floral Decor, the Flat Cover with Stupa-Like Knob (One of Two)
Classification
Vessels
Work Type
vessel
Date
7th-8th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, China
Period
Tang dynasty, 618-907
Culture
Chinese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/205997
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Gray stoneware with cold-painted decoration over white gesso ground
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Ernest B. and Helen Pratt Dane
Accession Year
1941
Object Number
1941.51.A-B
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Henry Trubner, Chinese Ceramics, from the prehistoric period through Ch'ien Lung: a loan exhibition from collections in America and Japan, exh. cat., Los Angeles County Museum (Los Angeles, CA, 1952), p. 56, no. 46

Exhibition History

Chinese Ceramics from the Prehistoric Period through Ch'ien Lung, Los Angeles County Museum of History, Science and Art, 03/14/1952 - 04/27/1952

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