Tomb model of a well with three bird figures

Historical period(s)
Eastern Han dynasty, 2nd century
Medium
Earthenware with copper-green lead-silicate glaze
Dimensions
H x W x D: 23.5 x 16.7 x 16.2 cm (9 1/4 x 6 9/16 x 6 3/8 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds
Accession Number
S1992.83
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic
Type

Tomb model: well

Keywords
bird, China, earthenware, Eastern Han dynasty (25 - 220), funerary, 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