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Rectangular Pillow with Figural and Landscape Scenes, Double-Lotus Medallions, and (back) Tiger Seated by Trees

A work made of cizhou ware; stoneware, slip-coated and painted in underglaze iron brown slip.
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  • A work made of cizhou ware; stoneware, slip-coated and painted in underglaze iron brown slip.

Date:

Jin dynasty (1115–1234), 13th century

Artist:

China

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 134

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Rectangular Pillow with Figural and Landscape Scenes, Double-Lotus Medallions, and (back) Tiger Seated by Trees

Place

China (Object made in)

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1201–1234

Medium

Cizhou ware; stoneware, slip-coated and painted in underglaze iron brown slip

Inscriptions

Impressed on base: Zhang jia zao [made by the Zhang family].

Dimensions

14.6 × 32.6 × 16.5 cm (5 3/4 × 12 13/16 × 6 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Russell Tyson

Reference Number

1946.945

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