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Asian Art

Jar

4th–3rd century B.C.

Stoneware with remnants of glaze

Diameter at lip and base: 5 1/8 × 6 5/8 in. (13.02 × 16.83 cm)
Stephen Clark, B.A. 1903, Fund
1982.113
Geography: 
China
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Zhou dynasty (1050–256 B.C.)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Similar piece found in : Shanghai Museum --big catalogue, color pl. 7; Kiangsu Finds -- Nan ching po wu Yuan, Peking, 1963, pl. 85; Wen-wu 1980/11, p. 9, fig. 14:25; Kiangsu sheng ch+u-t+u Wen-wu...1963/ pl. 85; KKHP 1957:1, p. 139 -- Chekiang, pl. 3, fi

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