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Collection Chinese Collection
Catalog Number 2003.6.43
Object Name Cup
Description Chinese chestnut and green glazed molded earthenware cup, Tang Dynasty (618-907 CE). Cup with a branch-shaped handle and surface molded as grapes. A small monkey crouches beneath the lip, and the foot is formed of curling vines. The interior is covered in bright green glaze.
Date 618-907 CE
Material earthenware | lead glaze
Dimensions H-2.75 W-2.875 D-3.5 inches
Credit line Gift of Alan and Simone Hartman
Place of Origin Asia/China
Subjects Grapes
Vines
Monkey