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Collection Chinese Collection
Catalog Number 2003.6.23
Object Name Bottle
Description Chinese Sancai glazed earthenware molded flask, Tang Dynasty (618-907 CE). Modeled as a leather water flask, with green, straw, and brown glazes and a garlic-head mouth with molded leaves. Flask has a heart-shaped body and is decorated with a stippled ground and central flower-form medallion. It has a pair of loop handles on the shoulder and a conical base.
Date 618-907 CE
Material earthenware | lead glaze
Dimensions H-6 W-4.125 D-2.75 inches
Credit line Gift of Alan and Simone Hartman
Place of Origin Asia/China
Subjects Sancai ware