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Jar (hu)

2nd–3rd century

Earthenware with lead-green glaze

20 × 14 in. (50.8 × 35.6 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Bequest of Mrs. William H. Moore
1955.4.60
Geography: 
China
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Eastern Han dynasty (25 - 220)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Yueh Hsin, Peking; Yamanaka & Co., New York, 1918; Mrs. William H. Moore (Ada Small Moore) (1858–1955), New York; bequest in 1955 to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Handbook of the Collections, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992), 230, 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.