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Jar (Hu)

A work made of bronze with incised gilt decoration.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of bronze with incised gilt decoration.

Date:

Jar: Han dynasty (206 BC–220 AD); decoration: 20th century

Artist:

China

About this artwork

Status

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Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Jar (Hu)

Origin

China

Date

Made 206 BCE–220 CE

Medium

Bronze with incised gilt decoration

Dimensions

H: 32.4 × diam. 26.4 cm (13 1/16 × 10 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Lucy Maud Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1931.10

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