Cizhou type 'peony' jar

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  • Title

    Cizhou type 'peony' jar

  • Associated place

    Cizhou kiln-sites (place of creation)
  • Date

  • Material and technique

    stoneware, with applied decoration, moulded and luted to the jar with slip, and covered with white slip; unglazed base; glazed rim

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  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    13 cm (height)
    16 cm (diameter)
    at foot 8.5 cm (diameter)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Presented by Dr A. B. Emden, in recognition of the Keepership of P. C. Swann, 1966.

  • Museum location

    Second floor | Gallery 38 | China from AD 800
  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.


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