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Vase

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Artist Unknown (China)

Date

early 11th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
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Vase: Gallery Label - Current
: Institute Acquires Important Group of Chinese Ceramics
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Tz'u-chou wareStoneware with white slip and carved floral decor under a clear glaze
Size: H.17-1/4 in.
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: Northern Sung dynasty, 11th century
Physical Description: Vase, carved and glazed, with ovoid body on an expanding foot ring, and a long neck terminating in a saucer-like rim. The body is of buff-colored stoneware covered glaze. Incised lily petals decorate the shoulder and lower body, and a bold frieze of peo
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Ethel Morrison Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 50.2
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009