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Jar with Small Loop Handles

Three Kingdoms period (57 B.C.–A.D. 668)
ca. 3rd–4th century
Earthenware with impressed and paddled decoration
H. 11 7/16 in. (29.1 cm); Diam. 12 1/4 in. (31.1 cm)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Helen M. Meserve, and Mr. and Mrs. Richard Danziger and Mrs. Jackson Burke Gifts, 1981
Accession Number:
Not on view
This storage jar is one of the distinctive types of early pottery produced by the Silla kingdom in the Gimhae region, near the southeastern coast of the Korean peninsula.
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