Incense burner

Historical period(s)
Eastern Jin dynasty, Period of Division, dated 336
Medium
Earthenware with white slip and traces of polychromy
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 19 x 16 cm (7 1/2 x 6 5/16 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
The Dr. Paul Singer Collection of Chinese Art of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; a joint gift of the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, Paul Singer, the AMS Foundation for the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, and the Children of Arthur M. Sackler
Collection
Paul Singer collection
Accession Number
RLS1997.48.1574a-b
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Incense burner

Keywords
China, Eastern Jin dynasty (317 - 420), incense, Paul Singer collection, Period of Division (220 - 589)
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Dr. Paul Singer 1904-1997

Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

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