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view 2006bf3683 jpg s Unknown EAS Given by Dr W. L. Hildburgh FSA 0220-12-31 206 BC - 220 AD (made) Clay brick, China, Han dynasty (206 BC-220 AD) Length: 120 cm China, room 44 1152 2014-08-29T19:23:48.000Z 2014-08-29T19:23:48.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 15 104.165649 Clay Clay A.28-1953 a281953 O34442 Clay brick 1 Clay brick with stamped design of boars and tigers. It was part of the doorway of a tomb. China 2006BF3683 This brick is decorated with a stamped design of geometric motifs and standing figures, and... 3 VA clay-brick-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z stamped 220 -206 view
view 2006bf3683 jpg s Unknown EAS Given by Dr W. L. Hildburgh FSA 0220-12-31 206 BC - 220 AD (made) Clay brick, China, Han dynasty Length: 130 cm top China, room 44 1153 2014-08-29T19:23:48.000Z 2014-08-29T19:23:48.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 15 104.165649 Clay Clay A.27-1953 a271953 O34440 Clay brick 1 Clay brick with a stamped design of trees, tomb doorways and tethered horses. It was parts of the... China 2006BF3683 This brick, decorated with a stamped design of stylised trees, tomb doorways and tethered horses,... 3 VA clay-brick-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z stamped 220 -206 view
view 2010ej2071 jpg s Unknown EAS Salting bequest 0008-12-31 206 BC to 0008 AD (made) Height: 6.4 cm China, room 44 17805 2014-08-29T20:29:32.000Z 2014-08-29T20:29:32.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 33 104.165649 bronze inlaid with gold and malachite M.724-1910 m7241910 O12651 Weight 1 See a 'Han pigeon-shaped weight' in Xiqing gujian chapter 38 p.39 China 2010EJ2071 In ancient China people sat on mats on the floor. Weights were placed on the four corners of the... 3 VA weight-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 8 -206 view
view 2006ap0923 jpg s Unknown Davis, Frank. Chinese Jade, 1935, pl. 5. Nott, Stanley Charles, Chinese Jade Throughout the Ages,... EAS Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee 0220-12-31 206 BC- 220 AD (made) Head and the Partial Torso of a Horse, Nephrite jade, China, Han Dynasty Height: 14 cm, Width: 17.2 cm, Depth: 6.5 cm Ayers and Rawson, Chinese Jade throughout the Ages (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1975-31/12/1975) A Grand Design - The Art of the Victoria and Albert Museum (Victoria & Albert Museum 12/10/1999-16/01/2000) International Exhibition of Chinese Art (Royal Academy of Arts 01/01/1935-31/12/1936) China, room 44 18179 Head of horse Han dynasty 206 BC-220 AD Daoist faithfuls believed jade could preserve the body... 2014-08-29T20:31:29.000Z 2014-08-29T20:31:29.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 11 104.165649 Nephrite jade, carved A.16-1935 a161935 O14525 Horse head 1 Head, shoulers and the partial torso of a horse, grey-green with flocculent markings. Appears to... China 2006AP0923 Mr Ayres opinion, Ceramics: Han, or somewhat later. The purpose for which the carving was made is... Daoist faithfuls believed jade could preserve the body of the deceased. This jade horse was... 3 VA horse-head-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 220 -206 view
view 2006bf3683 jpg s Unknown EAS 0220-12-31 206 BC - 220 AD (made) Clay brick, China, Han dynasty Length: 110 cm China, room 44 18180 2014-08-29T20:31:30.000Z 2014-08-29T20:31:30.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 15 104.165649 Clay Clay A.13-1924 a131924 O14526 Clay brick 1 Clay brick with stamped design of standing figures and geometric motifs. It was part of the... China 2006BF3683 This brick is decorated with a stamped design of geometric motifs and standing figures with... 3 VA clay-brick-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z stamped 220 -206 view
view 2006bc0912 jpg s Unknown Ming Wilson, Chinese Jades, No. 33 EAS 0008-12-31 206 BC- 0008 (made) Winged Cup, Western Han dynasty Length: 15 cm, Width: 11 cm, Height: 2.4 cm Ayers and Rawson, Chinese Jade throughout the Ages (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1975-31/12/1975) Bluett and Sons Ltd. Early Chinese Art, Cunliffe Collection, London, 1973, No. 97, pl. XX. China, room 44 Cunliffe collection, Garner collection previously on loan to V&A 30137 Winged cup Western Han dynasty (206-25 BC) Winged cups are also called 'ear cups'. They are... 2014-08-29T21:27:43.000Z 2014-08-29T21:27:43.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 3 104.165649 Nephrite jade, carved FE.3-1985 fe31985 O34975 Winged cup 1 Worked into very thin and finely carved form, plain oval cup with two flange handles and oval... China 2006BC0912 This oval cup has two flanged handles and is sometimes called a 'winged cup' or an 'ear cup'. It... 3 VA winged-cup-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 8 -206 view
view 2006be9730 jpg s Unknown EAS Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee 0220-12-31 206 BC - 220 AD (made) Funerary jar, earthenware with lead glaze, China, Han dynasty (206 BC-220 AD) China, room 44 58055 Lidded jar Eastern Han dynasty AD 25-220 This lidded jar is shaped like the Bo Mountain, a... 2014-08-29T23:04:58.000Z 2014-08-29T23:04:58.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 11 104.165649 earthenware Earthenware, with lead glaze C.819&A-1936 c8191936 O90668 Funerary jar 1 Cylindrical earthenware jar with three legs in the form of bears and lid in the shape of a... China 2006BE9730 This earthenware jar was made and used during the Han dynasty (206 BC-AD 220) as a funerary... 3 VA funerary-jar-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z glazing 220 -206 view
view 2013gn9813 jpg s Unknown John Ayers, Far Eastern Ceramics in the Victoria and Albert Museum, London: Sotheby Parke Bernet,... EAS Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee 0008-12-31 206 BC-8 AD (made) Tomb figure of a woman, painted earthenware, China, Western Han dynasty (206 BC-8 AD) Height: 49.6 cm China, room 44 58067 Figure of a woman Western Han dynasty 206 BC-AD 8 Painted earthenware Museum no. C.924-1935... 2014-08-29T23:05:01.000Z 2014-08-29T23:05:01.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 14 104.165649 earthenware Earthenware, with white slip and unfired painting C.924-1935 c9241935 O90683 Figure 1 Grey earthenware tomb figure depicting a woman wearing a full-length robe with long sleeves and... China 2013GN9813 This earthenware tomb figure depicts a woman dressed according to Han custom with a full-length... 3 VA figure-unknown 2014-01-02T00:00:00.000Z Painted 8 -206 view
view Unknown EAS Salting Bequest 0008-12-31 206 BC-0008 AD (made) 1100-1500 (mounted) Bronze 'champion's vase' inlaid with gold and silver, China, Western Han dynasty (206 BC-8 AD)... Height: 20 cm China The Three Emperors (Royal Academy of Arts 01/11/2005-30/04/2006) 62025 2014-08-29T23:20:17.000Z 2014-08-29T23:20:17.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 Silver, bronze, gold Bronze, inlaid with gold and silver M.730-1910 m7301910 O93007 Vase Bronze 'champion's vase' inlaid with silver and gold, composed of several pieces soldered... China The two cylinders were originally made during the Western Han dynasty (206 BC-8 AD) and mounted... From the Song dynasty (960-1279) the fashion of collecting and display works of art for their... 3 vase-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z soldering, casting 8 -206 view
view 2006am7394 jpg s Unknown EAS Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee 0009-12-31 206 BC-AD 9 (made) Height: 16 cm, Diameter: 16 cm 67257 2014-08-29T23:46:25.000Z 2014-08-29T23:46:25.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 Gilt bronze, interior painted in coloured pigments M.13-1935 m131935 O72182 Toilet box The shape of this circular container is similar to toilet boxes scientifically excavated in... China 2006AM7394 The shape of this circular container is similar to toilet boxes scientifically excavated in... 3 toilet-box-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 9 -206 view
view 2006am7342 jpg s Unknown EAS 0009-12-31 206 BC-AD 9 (made) Height: 28.5 cm 69280 2014-08-29T23:57:18.000Z 2014-08-29T23:57:18.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 Cast bronze 206 to B-1899 2061899 O72184 Wine vessel This bronze wine vessel is shaped like a buffalo. In ancient China a great variety of food and... China 2006AM7342 This bronze wine vessel is shaped like a buffalo. In ancient China metalworkers made a great... 3 wine-vessel-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 9 -206 view
view 2006an7101 jpg s Unknown EAS Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee 0009-12-31 206 BC-AD 9 (made) Height: 8 cm, Diameter: 29.5 cm 69331 2014-08-29T23:57:34.000Z 2014-08-29T23:57:34.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 Cast bronze, with gold and silver inlay M.188-1935 m1881935 O72244 Basin This bronze basin has a decorative design of fabulous animals, with the peacock most prominent in... China 2006AN7101 This bronze basin has a decorative design of fabulous animals. The peacock in the sunken centre... 3 basin-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 9 -206 view
view 2006an7093 jpg s Unknown EAS Ionides Bequest 0009-12-31 206 BC-AD 9 (made) Height: 24.8 cm Chinese art (Burlington Fine Arts Club 01/01/1915-31/12/1915) Paintings, room 81 Title page of sales catalogue reads: Dante G. rossetti, deceased, 16 Cheyne Walk, Chelsea.... 69338 2014-08-29T23:57:36.000Z 2014-08-29T23:57:36.000Z 36.894451 Paintings, room 81, case 1 104.165649 Cast bronze M.72-1967 m721967 O72249 Lamp base 1 This bronze vessel in the form of a buffalo was originally the base of a lamp. A very similar... China 2006AN7093 This bronze vessel in the form of a buffalo was originally a lamp base. A very similar buffalo,... 3 VA lamp-base-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 9 -206 view
view 2006an7089 jpg s Unknown EAS Hildburgh Gift 0009-12-31 206 BC-AD 9 (made) Height: 32.5 cm China, room 44 69340 Lamp Western Han dynasty 206 BC-AD 8 Oil would have been placed in the dish. Both dish and... 2014-08-29T23:57:36.000Z 2014-08-29T23:57:36.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 11 104.165649 Cast bronze M.7PART1 to 5-1945 m71945 O72254 Lamp 1 The base of this bronze lamp is in the shape of a bowl standing on three legs. From one side of... China 2006AN7089 The base of this bronze lamp is in the shape of a bowl standing on three legs. From one side of... 3 VA lamp-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 9 -206 view
view 2006bb9333 jpg s Unknown Ming Wilson, Chinese Jades, No. 73 EAS Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee 0220-12-31 206 BC - 220 AD (made) Length: 11.4 cm 85280 2014-08-30T01:09:04.000Z 2014-08-30T01:09:04.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 Nephrite jade with carved decoration A.26-1935 a261935 O110304 Figure of a pig Dark green jade with brown striations. China 2006BB9333 3 figure-of-a-unknown 2013-12-11T00:00:00.000Z 220 -206 view
view 2007bm1623 jpg s Liefkes, Reino and Hilary Young (eds.) <u>Masterpieces of World Ceramics in the Victoria and... EAS 0008-12-31 206 BC-8 AD (made) Storage jar, stoneware with incised and combed decoration and olive-green glaze, Zhejiang... Height: 32.0 cm, Diameter: 21.4 cm World Ceramics, room 145 Bought from S.M. Franck & Co 99962 Green-glazed storage jar China, Zhejiang province Western Han dynasty (206 bc–ad 8) The clays of... 2014-08-30T02:19:49.000Z 2014-08-30T02:19:49.000Z 29.19083 World Ceramics, room 145, case 45 120.083656 stoneware Stoneware, glazed C.138-1913 c1381913 O127896 Jar 1 Made of high-fired stoneware, and with an olive-green glaze, this jar is a precursor of the... Zhejiang 2007BM1623 Made of high-fired stoneware, and with an olive-green glaze, this jar is a precursor of the... 3 VA jar 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z glazed 8 -206 view
view 2006at4133 jpg s Unknown EAS Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee 0008-12-31 206 BC-0008 (made) Flask in the shape of a silk cocoon, polished grey earthenware with buff clay slip, China,... Height: 22.3 cm Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137 This shape was extremely popular in the Zhou, Qin and Han dynasties. Silk was an important source... 104370 2014-08-30T02:36:02.000Z 2014-08-30T02:36:02.000Z 36.894451 Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137, case A, shelf 1 104.165649 earthenware Grey earthenware, polished, with buff clay slip C.887-1936 c8871936 O133153 Flask 1 Flask, in the shape of a silk cocoon, polished grey earthenware with a dressing of buff clay... China 2006AT4133 3 VA flask-unknown 2013-10-03T00:00:00.000Z polished, incised 8 -206 view
view Unknown EAS 0220-12-31 206 BC - 220 AD (made) Glass jewel bead, made in China, Han dynasty. 105293 2014-08-30T02:40:26.000Z 2014-08-30T02:40:26.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 Glass FE.6-2006 fe62006 O134735 Bead Glass jewel bead China This glass jewel bead from the Han dynasty demonstrates the sophistication of glass making... 3 bead-unknown 2013-08-16T00:00:00.000Z 220 -206 view
view Unknown EAS 0220-12-31 206 BC - 220 AD (made) Glass jewel bead, made in China, Han dynasty. 105294 2014-08-30T02:40:27.000Z 2014-08-30T02:40:27.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 Glass FE.7-2006 fe72006 O134737 Bead Glass jewel bead China This glass jewel bead from the Han Dynasty (206 BC - 220 AD) demonstrates the sophistication of... 3 bead-unknown 2013-08-16T00:00:00.000Z 220 -206 view
view Unknown EAS 0220-12-31 206 BC - 220 AD (made) Glass jewel bead, made in China, Han dynasty. 105295 2014-08-30T02:40:27.000Z 2014-08-30T02:40:27.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 Glass FE.8-2006 fe82006 O134739 Bead Glass jewel bead China This glass jewel bead from the Han Dynasty (206 BC - 220 AD) demonstrates the sophistication of... 3 bead-unknown 2013-08-16T00:00:00.000Z 220 -206 view