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Figure

  • Place of origin:

    China (made)

  • Date:

    0025-0220 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware with traces of white slip and pigment

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased with Art Fund support, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.44-1935

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 1, shelf 3

Physical description

Figure of a cockerel, grey earthenware with traces of white slip and pigment.

Place of Origin

China (made)

Date

0025-0220 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware with traces of white slip and pigment

Dimensions

Height: 19.4 cm, Width: 19.1 cm

Descriptive line

Figure of a cockerel, grey earthenware with traces of white slip and pigment; China, Eastern Han dynasty (AD 25-220)

Production Note

Label

Materials

Earthenware; Slip

Subjects depicted

Cocks (birds)

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware; Figures & Decorative ceramics

Collection

East Asia Collection

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