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Acquired in 1939 (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. 21.
collection_code
EAS
credit
date_end
date_start
date_text
3rd century BC-2nd century BC (made)
descriptive_line
Jar, grey stoneware with remains of glaze; China, Han dynasty, 3rd-2nd century BC
dimensions
Height: 13.3 cm
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
id
414740
label
last_checked
2014-08-30T16:40:24.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-30T16:40:24.000Z
latitude
36.894451
location
Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137, case 1, shelf 2
longitude
104.165649
marks
materials
stoneware
materials_techniques
Stoneware with remains of glaze
museum_number
C.163-1939
museum_number_token
c1631939
object_number
O494833
object_type
Jar
on_display
1
original_currency
English pounds sterling ( £ )
original_price
7
physical_description
Jar of dark reddish grey stoneware, covered in part with a dark grey glaze. Globular body with wide everted neck and no foot-rim; two small loop handles with herringbone mouldings; the body is strongly marked, inside and out, with horizontal ribbing, diminishing towards the base. The grey glaze remains in places on the lower part of the body and on the neck.
place
China
primary_image_id
2010EA5636
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
-300