Covered Jar (Hu)

Period: Western Han dynasty (206 B.C.–A.D. 9)
Date: 2nd–1st century B.C.
Culture: China
Medium: Earthenware with painted decoration
Dimensions: H. 18 in. (45.7 cm); Diam. 11 in. 27.9 cm); Diam. of rim 6 7/8 in. (17.5 cm); Diam. of foot 8 1/2 in. (21.6 cm)
Classification: Tomb Pottery
Credit Line: Charlotte C. and John C. Weber Collection, Gift of Charlotte C. and John C. Weber, 1992
Accession Number: 1992.165.20a, b

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