Asian Art

Tripod jar

early 7th–9th century

Earthenware, three color ware (sancai)

4 3/4 x 4 3/8 in. (12.07 x 11.11 cm)
Wayland Wells Williams, B. A. 1910, Collection, Gift of Mrs. Frances Wayland Williams
1947.70
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Tang dynasty (618–907 C.E.)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Yamanaka, Boston, to 1940; Carl A. Lohmann, to 1947; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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