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Jar (Guan)

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

Date:

Style of Shang dynasty (c. 1600–1050 B.C.)

Artist:

China

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Title

Jar (Guan)

Origin

China

Date

Made 1200 BCE–1045 BCE

Medium

Earthenware with incised and applied decoration

Dimensions

H. 14.0 cm (5 1/2 in.); diam. 15.0 cm (6 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Patricia McCord

Reference Number

1988.429

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