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Model of an Inkstone

A work made of earthenware with three-color (sancai) lead glazes.
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  • A work made of earthenware with three-color (sancai) lead glazes.

Date:

Tang dynasty (618–907)

Artist:

China

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Model of an Inkstone

Place

China (Artist's nationality:)

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618 CE–907 CE

Medium

Earthenware with three-color (sancai) lead glazes

Dimensions

2.8 × 5 cm (1 1/8 × 2 in.); Diam.: 5 cm (2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Rose Movius Palmer

Reference Number

1976.536

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