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Storage Jar (lei)

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Artist Unknown (Xindian)

Date

16th-10th century B.C.

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Storage Jar (lei), Artist Unknown (Xindian)
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Ceramic, pigment
Size: 4 1/4 x 7 5/8 x 6 11/16 in. (10.8 x 19.37 x 16.99 cm)
Creation Place: China
Culture: Xindian, China
Style: Eastern Han dynasty, 16th-10th century B.C.
Physical Description: rounded bottom; sloping shoulder coming to a point; 2 pairs of decorative protrusions at shoulder; light tan clay decorated with brown bands of triangles, brown zigzags and brown bands at shoulder
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Suzanne S. Roberts Fund for Asian Art
Accession Number: 2002.91.1
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009