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Vessel in the Shape of a Bird

Period:
Tang dynasty (618–907)
Date:
7th–8th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Earthenware with three-color (sancai) glaze
Dimensions:
H. 2 3/4 in. (7 cm); L. 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Samuel T. Peters, 1926
Accession Number:
26.292.50
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 207
Mrs. Samuel T. Peters , New York (until 1926)
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