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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, Late Warring States period–Western Han dynasty, 3rd century B.C.– A.D. 1st century

Dimensions

D. 35.5 cm (14 in.)

Accession Number

50.1842

Medium or Technique

Gray earthenware with impressed decoration

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery