Shanxi Soup Pot

c. 1900
$288 USD
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Dimensions
H: 9.0" Dia: 10.0"
Materials
Terra Cotta
Purchase Quantity
Collection #
BJGG059A
Estimated Shipping
$75

Based on vessels fired in ancient Chinese kilns, this jar's perfect proportions haven't changed much since the Bronze Age. Keeping in the tradition of its predecessors, this early 20th-century ceramic vessel is glazed with a slip of red clay, yielding a warm, terracotta coloring. Two small strap handles sit on the high shoulders of the jar's otherwise unadorned tapered form. Originally used as a soup pot, the well-worn jar has gained a fantastic texture over time, making it perfectly imperfect.

Additional Dimensions:
Diameter of Opening: 4.75"

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