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Provenance

Lent by Charles B. Hoyt, Feb. 17, 1947

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Bain Hoyt—Charles Bain Hoyt Collection

Chinese, Western Han dynasty, 2nd–1st century B.C.

Object Place

Zhejiang Province, China

Dimensions

Overall: 26cm (10 1/4in.)

Accession Number

50.2110

Medium or Technique

Light reddish earthenware with stamped comb decoration

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware