Lidded jar

On display


  • Title

    Lidded jar

  • Associated place

    China (place of creation)
  • Date

    9th century AD (AD 801 - 900)
    Tang Dynasty (AD 618 - 907)
  • Material and technique

    earthenware, with amber lead glaze

  • Dimensions

    with lid 26 cm (height)
    without lid 21 cm (height)
    21 cm max. (diameter)
    at base 11.5 cm (diameter)
    at lid 11.4 cm (diameter)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Presented by Sir Herbert Ingram, 1956.

  • Museum location

    Ground floor | Gallery 10 | China to AD 800
  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.


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Glossary of terms



lead glaze

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