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Covered ritual wine vessel (hu)

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Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Bernat

Chinese, Shang dynasty, Anyang period, 13th–12th century B.C.

Dimensions

Overall: 17 x 8.5cm (6 11/16 x 3 3/8in.) Other (foot): 7cm (2 3/4in.)

Accession Number

1978.689

Medium or Technique

Black earthenware with engraved animal-mask (taotie) design

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware