"Inkstone" in the Form of a Double-Headed Turtle

A work made of earthenware with molded and incised decoration.
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  • A work made of earthenware with molded and incised decoration.

Date:

Han dynasty (206 B.C.–221 A.D.) or six dynasties period (220–589) , c. 3rd–5th century A.D.

Artist:

China

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Asian Art

Title

"Inkstone" in the Form of a Double-Headed Turtle

Origin

China

Date

200 AD–499 AD

Medium

Earthenware with molded and incised decoration

Dimensions

3 × 6 cm ( 7.6 × 15.2 in. )

Credit Line

Gift of Pauline Palmer Wood

Reference Number

1976.530

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