Burial model of a houseOn display
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Burial model of a house
Material and technique
earthenware, with traces of brown glaze
Dimensions29.5 x 36 x 32 cm (height x width x depth)
No. of items
Presented by Mrs K. Schofield, in memory of Walter Schofield, 1969.
Museum locationGround floor | Gallery 10 | China to AD 800
Glossary of terms
Ceramic material made of clay which is fired to a temperature of c.1000-1200⁰c. The resulting ceramic is non-vitreous and varies in colour from dark red to yellow.
Vitreous coating applied to the surface of a ceramic to make it impermeable or for decorative effect.