Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Covered Jar on Stand

Period:
Tang dynasty (618–907)
Culture:
China
Medium:
Earthenware with painted design over slip
Dimensions:
H. 20 in. (50.8 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Stanley Herzman, 1987
Accession Number:
1987.247.7a, b
Not on view
Stanley Herzman , New York, 1987; donated to MMA
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "A Selection of Chinese Ceramics from the Adele and Stanley Herzman Collection," June 1, 1990–August 26, 1990.

Related Objects

Jar (Hu)

Date: ca. 2650–2350 B.C. Medium: Earthenware with painted decoration Accession: 1992.165.9 On view in:Gallery 207

Female Dancer

Date: 2nd century B.C. Medium: Earthenware with slip and pigment Accession: 1992.165.19 On view in:Gallery 207

Flask

Date: 9th century Medium: Stoneware with splashed glaze (Jun ware) Accession: 1972.274 On view in:Gallery 204

Bowl with Dragons among Waves

Date: 10th century Medium: Stoneware with carved and incised decoration under celadon glaze (Yue ware) Accession: 18.56.36 On view in:Gallery 204

Jar

Date: first half of 8th century Medium: Earthenware with dappled yellow and green glaze Accession: 1994.605.48 On view in:Gallery 207