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Ewer

  • Place of origin:

    China (made)

  • Date:

    618-906 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lead-glazed stoneware

  • Museum number:

    C.223-1912

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 2, shelf 4

Physical description

Ewer of stoneware, covered with a crackled white glaze splashed with green. Elongated ovoid body with short tubular spout projecting from the front of the shoulder, wide neck contracted in the middle, loop handle moulded in the form of a flat bundle of reeds tied with a crossed cord.

Place of Origin

China (made)

Date

618-906 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Lead-glazed stoneware

Dimensions

Height: 22.2 cm, Diameter: 8.3 cm

Descriptive line

Ewer, stoneware with white lead glaze splashed with green, China, Tang dynasty, 618-906

Production Note

Register

Materials

Stoneware; Lead glaze

Techniques

Glazed

Categories

Ceramics; Stoneware

Collection

East Asia Collection

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