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Acquired in 1952 (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. 23.
collection_code
EAS
credit
date_end
0100-12-31
date_start
0001-01-01
date_text
1st century (made)
descriptive_line
Jar, stoneware with wood-ash glaze; probably made in Guangdong province, China, Han dynasty, 1st century AD
dimensions
Height: 38.1 cm, Diameter: 28.6 cm
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
C.30 to 36-1952 are types repeatedly excavated at Changsha (Hunan province) and claimed to be manufactured at Yo-chou. Similar pieces were displayed and discussed at a lecture given to the Oriental Ceramic Society in Feb 1952 by Dr. Isaac Newton, entitled "1000 years of potting in Hunan province."
id
414736
label
last_checked
2014-08-30T16:40:23.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-30T16:40:23.000Z
latitude
23.107389
location
Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137, case 1, shelf 4
longitude
113.267616
marks
materials
glaze, stoneware
materials_techniques
Stoneware with wood-ash glaze
museum_number
C.30-1952
museum_number_token
c301952
object_number
O494829
object_type
Jar
on_display
1
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Jar of depressed globular form, with broad tapering neck spreading slightly at the mouth, and rim flanged to take a cover. Below, a constriction pierced with two holes, in line with two small loop handles on the shoulders; and a deep hollow spreading foot. Double wheel-rings round body and shoulder, single ones on neck and foot. Buff stoneware with wood-ash glaze.
place
Guangdong
primary_image_id
2010EA5836
production_note
Register
production_type
public_access_description
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
VA
slug
jar-unknown
sys_updated
2013-08-16T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
glazed
title
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
100
year_start
1