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Ovoid Vase

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Artist Unknown (China)

Date

11th-12th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G204
Ovoid Vase, Artist Unknown (China)
Ovoid Vase: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Ting warePorcelaneous stoneware with black glaze and evenly-spaced russet markings
Size: 14 1/2 x 8 11/16 in. (36.83 x 22.07 cm)
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: 11th-12th century, Northern Sung or Chin dynasty
Physical Description: bulging sides from narrow base and narrow shoulder; everted lip; shiny black glaze with iron oxide (brown) dot-like splotches overall and scrolls at shoulder
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Ruth and Bruce Dayton
Accession Number: 2000.33.2
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009