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Jar

mid-6th century c.e.

Porcelain

5 3/8 × 5 1/8 in. (13.65 × 13.02 cm)
Gift of John Hadley Cox, B.A. 1935
1950.170
Geography: 
China
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Northern Qi dynasty (550–77 C.E.)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

John Hadley Cox (1913–2005); given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1950

Bibliography: 

George J. Lee, Selected Far Eastern Art in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), 142–143, no. 279, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.