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Provenance

Lent by Charles B. Hoyt, October 24, 1944

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Bain Hoyt—Charles Bain Hoyt Collection

Chinese, Han dynasty, 1st century B.C.–1st century A.D.

Dimensions

26 x 31 cm (10 1/4 x 12 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.1812

Medium or Technique

Proto-Yue ware; stoneware, with ash glaze, incised design, and raised handles with masks

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware