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Melon-Shaped Ewer with Triple-Strand Handle

A work made of glazed porcelain with underglaze mold-impressed decoration.
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  • A work made of glazed porcelain with underglaze mold-impressed decoration.

Date:

Liao dynasty (907–1124), 11th century

Artist:

China

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Melon-Shaped Ewer with Triple-Strand Handle

Place

China (Artist's nationality)

Date

1001–1100

Medium

Glazed porcelain with underglaze mold-impressed decoration

Dimensions

H. 15.7 cm (6 3/16 in.) diam. 11.1 cm (4 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Stanley Herzman in memory of Gladys Wolfson Herzman

Reference Number

1997.452

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