Fish-Shaped Oil Lamp

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

Date:

Tang dynasty (618–906), first half of 8th century

Artist:

China

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Asian Art

Title

Fish-Shaped Oil Lamp

Origin

China

Date

700 AD–750 AD

Medium

Slip-coated earthenware with three color (sancai) lead glazes

Dimensions

7.9 × 13.8 × 6.0 cm (3 1/8 × 5 7/16 × 2 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Bequest of Russell Tyson

Reference Number

1964.1073

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