Amphora with two handles in the form of dragons

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Historical period(s)
Late Sui or early Tang dynasty, first half of the 7th century
Medium
Stoneware with applied decoration and transparent greenish glaze
Dimensions
H x W: 52.9 x 28.6 cm (20 13/16 x 11 1/4 in)
Geography
Northern China
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1943.4
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Vase

Keywords
China, dragon, green glaze, stoneware, Sui dynasty (581 - 618), Tang dynasty (618 - 907), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Alice Boney 1901 - 1988

Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum