Miniature wine cup (gu); inscribed

citation

Historical period(s)
late Anyang period, Late Shang dyansty, ca. 1100-1050 BCE
Medium
Earthenware
Dimensions
H x W x D: 7.5 x 7 x 7 cm (2 15/16 x 2 3/4 x 2 3/4 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
S2012.9.565
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Vessel

Keywords
Anyang period (ca. 1300 - ca. 1050 BCE), China, earthenware, gu, miniature, Paul Singer collection
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • Dr. Paul Singer. Early Chinese Miniatures. New York, March 16 - May 29, 1977. cat. no. 8.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum