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2008bt0689 jpg l

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Acquired in 1922 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Unknown
attributions_note
bibliography
collection_code
EAS
credit
date_end
0900-12-31
date_start
0700-01-01
date_text
700-900 (Made)
descriptive_line
dimensions
Height: 14 cm, Diameter: 13 cm
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
World Ceramics, room 145
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
id
104386
label
Jar with splashed decoration China, Tang dynasty, 700-900, glazed, with blue or brown splashes Museum nos. C.1008-1922 [2009]
last_checked
2014-08-30T02:36:05.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-30T02:36:05.000Z
latitude
33.848209
location
World Ceramics, room 145, case 33, shelf 3
longitude
113.447884
marks
materials
materials_techniques
Stoneware, glazed
museum_number
C.1008-1922
museum_number_token
c10081922
object_number
O133174
object_type
Jar
on_display
1
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Tang brown jar with blue splashes
place
Henan
primary_image_id
2008BT0689
production_note
perhaps Jiaxian kiln
production_type
public_access_description
This jar is an early example of glaze manipulation for decorative effect. The opalescent blue splashes were possibly derived from brushing on a pure wood-ash on the dark brown glaze. This type of ware was a speciality of kilns in Henan province, north China.
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
VA
slug
jar-unknown
sys_updated
2013-08-16T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
title
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
900
year_start
700