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Acquired in 1939 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Unknown
attributions_note
bibliography
collection_code
EAS
credit
date_end
0100-12-31
date_start
date_text
3rd century BC-1st century AD (made)
descriptive_line
Half figure of a lady, unglazed grey earthenware with unfired painting; China, Western Han dynasty, 3rd century BC-1st century AD
dimensions
Height: 17.8 cm
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
id
415006
label
last_checked
2014-08-30T16:41:36.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-30T16:41:36.000Z
latitude
36.894451
location
Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137, case 1, shelf 5
longitude
104.165649
marks
materials
earthenware
materials_techniques
Unglazed grey earthenware with unfired painting
museum_number
C.136-1939
museum_number_token
c1361939
object_number
O495104
object_type
Figure
on_display
1
original_currency
English pounds sterling ( £ )
original_price
25
physical_description
Half figure of a lady, with flat body, moulded with robe open at the neck and wide sleeves concealing the hands; the hair is covered at the back with a tight cap from which it emerges in rolls in front and on the neck. Unglazed grey earthenware with unfired painting in white, pinkish white, red and yellow. The robe is yellow bordered with red.
place
China
primary_image_id
2010EA5953
production_note
Label
production_type
public_access_description
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
VA
slug
figure-unknown
sys_updated
2013-08-16T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
Painted
title
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
100
year_start
-300