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Tripod Vessel

A work made of brick-red earthenware.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of brick-red earthenware.


Eastern Zhou dynasty, Warring States period (480–221 B.C.)


China, probably Hebei province

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Arts of Asia


Tripod Vessel


China (Artist's nationality:)

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480 BCE–221 BCE


Brick-red earthenware


25.3 × 17.3 cm (10 × 6 3/4 in.); Diam.: 17.3 cm (6 3/4 in.)

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Gift of Yamanaka and Co., NY

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