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Covered Jar (Hu)

Period: Western Han dynasty (206 B.C.–A.D. 9)
Date: 1st century B.C.
Culture: China
Medium: Earthenware with painted decoration
Dimensions: H. 22 1/8 in. (56.2 cm); Diam. 13 5/8 in. (34.6 cm); Diam. of rim: 7 1/4 in. (18.4 cm); Diam. of foot: 8 in. (20.3 cm)
Classification: Ceramics
Credit Line: Purchase, Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Tang Gift, 1986
Accession Number: 1986.170a, b

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