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六朝 越窯青瓷臥羊
Vessel in the shape of a kneeling ram

Period:
Six Dynasties (220–589)
Date:
ca. 4th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Stoneware with celadon glaze (Yue ware)
Dimensions:
L. 15.2 cm (6.2 in.)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Stanley Herzman, in memory of Adele Herzman, 1991
Accession Number:
1991.253.2
Not on view
Stanley Herzman , New York (until 1991; donated to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "A Selection of Chinese Ceramics from the Adele and Stanley Herzman Collection," June 1, 1990–August 26, 1990.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Celebration of the Year of the Ram," January 17, 2015–April 12, 2015.

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