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Jar with Floral Decoration and Pendants

Period:
Northern Qi dynasty (550–577)
Date:
mid-to late 6th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Stoneware with applied decoration under celadon glaze
Dimensions:
H. 7 1/8 in. (18.1 cm); Diam. 7 in. (17.8 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Kaye, 2002
Accession Number:
2002.268
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 204
The use of applied decoration reflects an awareness of Central Asian traditions, which were particularly important in China from the sixth to the eight century.
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