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: Han Dynasty
Section:Asian
Materials:Clay
Lead Glaze
Technique:Fired
Glazed
Iconography:Hu
Credit Line:Purchased from Yamanaka, 1918
Other Number:GETZ 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 related to this Actual Citation
[Book] 1957. What in the World Television Program.View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue] Getz, John. 1916. The University Museum Exhibition of Oriental Art.View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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