- Eastern Zhou dynasty, Warring States period (475–221 B.C.)
- 4th–3rd century B.C.
- Earthenware with impressed and carved decoration
- H. 7 1/4 in. (18.4 cm); Diam. 10 in. (25.4 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1950
- Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 205
Based on a bronze vessel used to store food, this ceramic piece was most likely intended as a burial good that substituted for a more expensive item.