Tomb model of a wine cup (“ear cup”)

Historical period(s)
Eastern Han dynasty, 25-220
Medium
Earthenware with copper-green lead-silicate glaze
Dimensions
H x W x D: 6.2 x 11.9 x 13.7 cm (2 7/16 x 4 11/16 x 5 3/8 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds
Accession Number
S1992.79
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Tomb model: wine cup

Keywords
China, earthenware, Eastern Han dynasty (25 - 220), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

C. G. Sloan & Company

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

Copyright with museum