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2008bt2305 jpg l

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Acquired in 1909 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Unknown
attributions_note
bibliography
collection_code
EAS
credit
date_end
0220-12-31
date_start
0025-01-01
date_text
025-220 (made)
descriptive_line
Vase,moulded with hunting scene and covered with green lead glaze, made China, 025-220
dimensions
Height: 37.3 cm registered files, Diameter: 28.2 cm registered files
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
World Ceramics, room 145
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
Bought from the Bushell collection
id
106819
label
Vase China, Eastern Han dynasty, 25-220, with moulded decoration and lead glaze Museum no. C.245-1909 [2009]
last_checked
2014-08-30T02:45:54.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-30T02:45:54.000Z
latitude
36.894451
location
World Ceramics, room 145, case 34, shelf 2
longitude
104.165649
marks
materials
materials_techniques
Earthenware with lead glaze
museum_number
C.245-1909
museum_number_token
c2451909
object_number
O136469
object_type
Vase
on_display
1
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Vase moulded with hunting scene and covered with green lead glaze
place
China
primary_image_id
2008BT2305
production_note
production_type
public_access_description
In the Han dynasty (206BC-AD220) daily utensils were usually made of stoneware and goods for burial were made of earthenware. The hunting scene that decorates this vase suggests that the deceased was a nobleman, as hunting was a pastime of the aristocracy.
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
VA
slug
vase-unknown
sys_updated
2013-08-16T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
title
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
220
year_start
25