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Dublin Core

Title

Ceramic: model

Description

One light tan earthenware model of a granary. Presents unglazed cylindrical body flaring outwards slightly towards the base with a vertical slot in one side. Model also exhibits glazed green four-cornered peaked roof with moulded ridges.

Source

Rewi Alley

Provenance

Carried to New Zealand in 1948 by A.E. Lorimer, who worked in China with the Y.W.C.A. In 1956, loaned to the Rewi Alley Chinese Art and Crafts Exhibition, held at the Provincial Council Chambers, Christchurch.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

110x89x141mm (l x w x h)

Museum Ac. No.

C1948.40

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Period

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

Collection

Citation

“Ceramic: model,” China, Art and Cultural Diplomacy, accessed September 25, 2022, http://rewialleyart.nz/items/show/671.