Greenware huzi, or chamber pot, in animal formOn display
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Greenware huzi, or chamber pot, in animal form
Date2nd half of the 3rd century - 4th century AD
Western Jin Dynasty (AD 265 - 316)
Material and technique
stoneware, with applied and incised decoration under a green glaze; unglazed base; glazed rim
Dimensions18.9 x 24.5 x 14 cm (height x width x depth)
No. of items
Presented by Sir Herbert Ingram, 1956.
Museum locationGround floor | Gallery 10 | China to AD 800
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Glossary of terms
Vitreous coating applied to the surface of a ceramic to make it impermeable or for decorative effect.
Ceramic material made of clay which is fired to a temperature of c.1200-1300⁰c and is often buff or grey in colour.