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Hu (Covered Storage Jar)

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Artist Unknown (China)

Date

2nd century B.C.

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G204
Hu (Covered Storage Jar), Artist Unknown (China)
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Earthenware with traces of pigment
Size: 22 1/8 x 14 1/2 x 13 1/4 in. (56.2 x 36.83 x 33.66 cm) (with handles)
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: Western Han dynasty, 2nd century B.C.
Physical Description: covered jar, grey earthenware; painted cloud pattern in red, white and purple slip
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Anonymous Gift
Accession Number: 89.45a,b
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009