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Footed Jar

A work made of burnished gray earthenware with carved and incised decoration.
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  • A work made of burnished gray earthenware with carved and incised decoration.

Date:

Shang dynasty (c. 1600–1050 B.C.)

Artist:

China, possibly Henan province

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Asian Art

Title

Footed Jar

Origin

China

Date

1600 BCE–1050 BCE

Medium

Burnished gray earthenware with carved and incised decoration

Dimensions

H. 11.5 cm (4 1/2 in.); diam. 17.8 cm (7 in.)

Credit Line

Bequest of Russell Tyson

Reference Number

1964.1222

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