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Figure of a tortoise carrying a tablet surmounted by a bird decorated with green glaze

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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, Six Dynasties Period, 3rd–4th century A.D.

Dimensions

Overall: 17.6 x 11 x 14 cm (6 15/16 x 4 5/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

50.1830

Medium or Technique

Glazed red earthenware with yellow slip

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware