Skip to Content
Closed today, next open Thursday. Closed today, next open Thursday.

Ovoid Ewer with Flaring, Beak Shaped Spout, and Handle with Human Head

A work made of stoneware with yellowish-white glaze.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

Image actions

  • A work made of stoneware with yellowish-white glaze.

Date:

Tang dynasty (618–907), 8th century

Artist:

China

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Ovoid Ewer with Flaring, Beak Shaped Spout, and Handle with Human Head

Place

China (Artist's nationality)

Date

700 CE–799 CE

Medium

Stoneware with yellowish-white glaze

Dimensions

29 × 14.8 × 14 cm (11 7/16 × 5 13/16 × 5 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Bequest of Henry C. Schwab

Reference Number

1941.611

IIIF Manifest  The International Image Interoperability Framework (IIIF) represents a set of open standards that enables rich access to digital media from libraries, archives, museums, and other cultural institutions around the world.

Learn more.

https://api.artic.edu/api/v1/artworks/42232/manifest.json

Extended information about this artwork

Object information is a work in progress and may be updated as new research findings emerge. To help improve this record, please email . Information about image downloads and licensing is available here.

Share

Sign up for our enewsletter to receive updates.

Learn more

Image actions

Share