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Wine container, Hu
Eastern Han dynasty 25 CE-220 CE

Medium
earthenware
Measurements
49.0 × 36.0 × 35.0 cm
Place/s of Execution
Henan province, north China, China
Accession Number
3896-D3
Department
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1939
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Gordon Darling Foundation
Gallery location
Asian Art Gallery - Tombs and Burial Wares
Level 1, NGV International
Description
Squat globular body narrowing to high cylindrical foot and tall slightly flaring cylindrical neck, with triple horizontal bands at waist and shoulder and single band at rim, two low relief monster mask with ring handles at waist.