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China

Ewer, Huangdao ware

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Object Details

Culture

China
Tang dynasty (618–907)

Date

9th century

Medium

Glazed stoneware

Dimensions

5 1/2 × 5 1/4 inches (14 × 13.3 cm)

Credit Line

Gift of Harry Lynch III

Object
Number

87.081.007

Wares with deep, lustrous dark brown glazes that appear black were made by the Duandian and Huangdao(…)

Wares with deep, lustrous dark brown glazes that appear black were made by the Duandian and Huangdao kilns and adorned with abstract splashes of ash-glaze to create a dramatic effect of bluish-white suffusions floating on a dark background.

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Thai

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Thai; Ban Chiang

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