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Ovoid Jar with Animals and Figures

A work made of earthenware with molded relief decoration.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of earthenware with molded relief decoration.

Date:

Probably Han Dynasty (206 B.C.–221 A.D.)

Artist:

China

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Ovoid Jar with Animals and Figures

Origin

China

Date

206 BCE–221 CE

Medium

Earthenware with molded relief decoration

Dimensions

H. 34.3 cm (13 1/2 in.); diam. 15.3 cm (6 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Potter Palmer

Reference Number

1937.784

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