Art Finder Work of Art Detail  
Item Actions
Ratings (0)
Title

Tomb Tile

Artist

Artist Unknown (China)

Date

1st century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G215
Tomb Tile, Artist Unknown (China)
Tomb Tile: Gallery Label - Current
Details
Comments (0)
Tags (0)
Scale
 
Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Impressed earthenware
Size: 45 x 17 1/8 x 5 1/4 in. (114.3 x 43.5 x 13.3 cm)
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: Han dynasty, 1st century
Physical Description: Grey-blue pigment; diamond-shaped designs on sides, nine squares at top and bottom of front with designs of buildings and animals inside; crescent and diamond-shaped designs between squares; rectangular opening on top edge; three circular openings on bott
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of funds from C. Curtis Dunnavan
Accession Number: 99.50.1
Artist:
Role:
Added to Site: February 28, 2009