Greenware jar standOn display
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Greenware jar stand
Date3rd century AD (AD 201 - 300)
Western Jin Dynasty (AD 265 - 316)
Material and technique
stoneware, with green glaze; glazed base; glazed rim
Dimensions3.9 cm (height)
12.9 cm (diameter)
No. of items
Bequeathed by E. H. North, 1980.
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.