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Stoneware jar with two handles and everted mouth rim. The jar has brown glaze.
- Height: 124 millimetres
Room 95 label text:
Jar with brown glaze
This rounded jar has two lug handles at the shoulder and is covered with an iron-brown glaze. The foot reveals a pale clay body.
Stoneware with iron-brown glaze
Henan province 河南省
Tang dynasty, about AD 700–900
Margaret Medley 1980 records: From the J. C. van Leur collection. Acquired in 1968. This piece came from an unofficial excavation in Halmahera (Sulawesi) just after the Second World War. PDF Card: Acquired from Sotheby - Bluett & Sons in 1968 for £95.
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Object reference number: RRC38747
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