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Acquired in 1936 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Unknown
attributions_note
bibliography
collection_code
EAS
credit
Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee
date_end
0900-12-31
date_start
0800-01-01
date_text
800-900 (made)
descriptive_line
dimensions
Height: 20.9 cm
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
World Ceramics, room 145
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
id
104409
label
Stoneware bottle Northern China, Tang dynasty or Five Dynasties, 800-900, with white glaze Museum no. C.823-1936. Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee [2009]
last_checked
2014-08-30T02:36:11.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-30T02:36:11.000Z
latitude
36.894451
location
World Ceramics, room 145, case 33, shelf 2
longitude
104.165649
marks
materials
materials_techniques
Stoneware, glazed
museum_number
C.823-1936
museum_number_token
c8231936
object_number
O133198
object_type
Bottle
on_display
1
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
White bottle with long neck
place
China
primary_image_id
2008BT2794
production_note
production_type
public_access_description
This white-glazed bottle was made in north China, where the kilns specialized in high-fired white wares. Using kaolin-rich clays the potters were able to produce vessels for the home that blended in harmoniously with more expensive silver objects.
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
VA
slug
bottle-unknown
sys_updated
2013-08-16T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
title
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
900
year_start
800