Hu-form vessel with cover

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Historical period(s)
Western Han dynasty, 2nd-1st century BCE
Medium
Earthenware with polychrome pigment
Dimensions
H x W x D (overall): 53 x 22.3 x 22.4 cm (20 7/8 x 8 3/4 x 8 13/16 in)
Geography
China, Henan or Shaanxi province
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
RLS1997.48.1975a-b
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Vessel (hu)

Keywords
China, Han dynasty (206 BCE - 220 CE), 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