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Dublin Core

Title

Ceramic: vessel

Description

One unglazed dark brown earthenware vessel. Globular body surmounted by a narrow cylindrical neck and out-turned rim and lips. Body exhibits transverse linear features.

Provenance

Discovered at Heishuiguo, Zhangye, Gansu Province. Given by Alley to H.M. Sievwright, who carried it from Shandan to Canterbury Museum. In 1947, Sievwright, from Tekapo, travelled to Shandan with 25 Corriedale sheep, gifted to the Shandan Bailie School by New Zealand farmers.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

170x585 mm (h x c)

Museum Ac. No.

C1949.1

Usage Rights

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Art No.

PT035

Period

Han Dynasty (206B.C.-220A.D.)

Collection

Citation

“Ceramic: vessel,” China, Art and Cultural Diplomacy, accessed May 31, 2020, http://rewialleyart.nz/items/show/110.