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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2014.195
Title
Ovoid Bottle with Dished Mouth and Rising Leaf Decor
Classification
Vessels
Work Type
vessel
Date
6th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, China
Period
Northern and Southern Dynasties period, 420-589
Culture
Chinese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/58969
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Celadon ware: light gray stoneware over carved and incised decoration
Dimensions
H. 28 x Diam. 15.5 cm (11 x 6 1/8 in.)
Provenance
Richard Bryant Hobart, Cambridge, MA, (by 1963), sold; to Sylvan Barnet and William Burto, Cambridge, MA, (1963-2014), gift from Sylvan Barnet and bequest from William Burto; to the Harvard Art Museums, 2014.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Sylvan Barnet and William Burto
Accession Year
2014
Object Number
2014.195
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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