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Ewer

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Artist Unknown (China)

Date

10th-early 11th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G204
Ewer, Artist Unknown (China)
Ewer: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Tz'u-chou wareStoneware with white slip and "cut-glaze" peony decor against a grey body
Size: 7 5/8 x 6 5/16 in. (19.4 x 16 cm)
Creation Place: China
Culture: China
Style: Northern Sung dynasty, 10th-11th century
Inscriptions: dealer's sticker, on bottom
Physical Description: white slip-decorated ewer with low flaring foot and globular body; strap handle; curved spout; body deeply carved with scrolling vine and two large lowers; light grey clay
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Ruth and Bruce Dayton
Accession Number: 2001.136
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009