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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. Central part of body exhibits broad band of densely impressed vertical dotted lines contained within transverse linear boundaries and divided by a single central transverse line. Neck and upper shoulder exhibit narrower band of incised transverse linear features.

Source

Rewi Alley

Provenance

Excavated at Wuwei, Gansu. Carried in 1947 from Shandan, Gansu to Canterbury Museum by John Johnson of the Friends' Ambulance Unit.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

249x223mm (h x dia)

Museum Ac. No.

C1947.1

Usage Rights

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Period

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

Collection

Citation

“Ceramic: vessel,” China, Art and Cultural Diplomacy, accessed September 25, 2022, http://rewialleyart.nz/items/show/838.

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