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Vessel (lei) with pedestal foot

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Provenance

Lent by Charles B. Hoyt, April 11, 1945

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Bain Hoyt—Charles Bain Hoyt Collection

Hu-type Jar

Chinese, Shang dynasty, 12th century B.C.

Dimensions

Overall: 15.9 x 16.3 cm (6 1/4 x 6 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.1917

Medium or Technique

Black earthenware with burnished surface and incised design

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery