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Hu 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, G215
Hu Storage Jar, Artist Unknown (China)
Hu Storage Jar: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Earthenware with brown glaze
Size: 18 1/8 x 12 3/4 x 13 1/2 in. (46.04 x 32.39 x 34.29 cm)
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: Western Han dynasty, 2nd century B.C.
Physical Description: large round-bodied jar with a flaring ring foot and outward-flaring mouth; pair of moulded organic elements on shoulder
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Ruth and Bruce Dayton
Accession Number: 2002.99.1
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009