Historical period(s)
Eastern Zhou dynasty or Western Han dynasty, 3rd-1st century BCE
Medium
Earthenware with blackened slip and incised decor, traces of polychrome
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 20 x 15 cm (7 7/8 x 5 7/8 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
The Dr. Paul Singer Collection of Chinese Art of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; a joint gift of the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, Paul Singer, the AMS Foundation for the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, and the Children of Arthur M. Sackler
Collection
Paul Singer collection
Accession Number
RLS1997.48.1888
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bottle

Keywords
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE), Paul Singer collection, Western Han dynasty (206 BCE - 9 CE)
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Dr. Paul Singer 1904-1997

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

Copyright with museum