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Tripod jar
(8th century CE)

Medium
earthenware
Measurements
18.4 × 24.6 × 23.8 cm
Place/s of Execution
Henan / Shaanxi province, north China, China
Accession Number
2602-D3
Department
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of J. T. Hackett, 1924
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Gallery location
Asian Art Gallery - Tombs and Burial Wares
Level 1, NGV International
Description
Compressed globular form, short neck with everted rim, incised line at lower part of body, with stylized 'paw' feet. With washes of running green glaze splashed with running brown at top of feet.