University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameHu (Chinese vessel type)
Object Number: C358
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Period: Han Dynasty
Qing Dynasty
Date Made: Han Dynasty
Early Date: -206
Late Date: 220
Section:Asian
Materials:Clay
Lead Glaze
Technique:Fired
Glazed
Iconography:Hu
Credit Line:Purchased from Yamanaka, 1918
Other NumberGETZ 136 - Other Number

Description

Han pottery jar in the shape of a bronze Hu. Green glaze, very irridescent. Couple of ring marks on neck and another pair on shoulder, otherwise no decoration.


Bibliography:

[Book] 1958. What in the World Television Program.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] 1957. What in the World Television Program.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue] Getz, John. 1916. The Univesity Museum Exhibition of Oriental Art. : Page/Fig./Plate: 224 no.136View Objects cited in this Publication

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