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Covered jar (guan)

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Provenance

By 1944, Charles Bain Hoyt (b. 1889-d. 1949), Boston; 1950, bequest of Charles Bain Hoyt to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 11, 1950)

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Bain Hoyt—Charles Bain Hoyt Collection

Chinese, Qin dynasty, 3rd century B.C.

Dimensions

12 x 14 cm (4 3/4 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

50.1841

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with glass paste and pearl medallion design

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware