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Dublin Core

Title

Ceramic: model stove

Description

One rectangular unglazed light tan earthenware model of a stove/brazier. Model presents cut-out in the front for air circulation and clearing ash. There also are three enclosed fire boxes on top of the stove and a retaining lip along the rear edge.

Provenance

Discovered at Heishuiguo, Gansu. Alley gave to John Johnson (1922-2014) of Friends' Ambulance Unit, when Johnson visited Shandan, to deliver to Canterbury Museum.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

215x181x100mm (l x w x h)

Museum Ac. No.

C1947.3

Usage Rights

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Period

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

Collection

Citation

“Ceramic: model stove,” China, Art and Cultural Diplomacy, accessed May 31, 2020, http://rewialleyart.nz/items/show/348.