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Jar (Hu)

A work made of bronze with incised gilt decoration.
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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

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Jar (Hu)

Place

China (Artist's nationality)

Date

Made 206 BCE–220 CE

Medium

Bronze with incised gilt decoration

Dimensions

32.4 × 26.4 cm (13 1/16 × 10 7/8 in.); Diam.: 27.7 cm (10 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Lucy Maud Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1931.10

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