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Acquired in 1954 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Unknown
attributions_note
bibliography
Ayers, John. Far Eastern Ceramics in the Victoria and Albert Museum. London: Sotheby Parke Bernet, in association with the Victoria and Albert Museum, 1980, Monochrome Plate No. 5.
collection_code
EAS
credit
date_end
date_start
date_text
1000 BC-900 BC (made)
descriptive_line
Tripod (li), grey earthenware with cord impressed pattern, China, Western Zhou dynasty, 1000-900 BC
dimensions
Diameter: 14.6 cm, Height: 15.2 cm
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
Formerly in the R.H. Benson, and J. Highfield Jones Collections (Sotheby's Sale, 30 Nov. 1954).
id
384879
label
last_checked
2014-08-30T15:38:22.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-30T15:38:22.000Z
latitude
36.894451
location
Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137, case A, shelf 4
longitude
104.165649
marks
materials
earthenware
materials_techniques
Grey earthenware with impressed decoration
museum_number
C.87-1954
museum_number_token
c871954
object_number
O461367
object_type
Tripod
on_display
true
original_currency
English pounds, shillings and pence
original_price
£28 7s.
physical_description
Tripod in the shape of a bronze vessel li, with the body rising out of three hollow pointed legs to a wide moiuth with splayed-out rim. The exterior is covered with cord impressed pattern.
place
China
primary_image_id
2010CT5311
production_note
production_type
public_access_description
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
VA
slug
tripod-unknown
sys_updated
2013-08-16T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
impressed
title
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
-900
year_start
-1000