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Guinea Hen

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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, Western Han dynasty, 2nd century B.C.

Dimensions

25.0 x 17.5 x 26.8 cm (9 13/16 x 6 7/8 x 10 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.1811

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with painted decoration

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics