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Check for portfolio Record Title Artist Physical Description Artist Life Dates Century Object Creation Date Accession Number Medium and Support Period
Full Record: x-1974-sl-1.231/1974_1.231.JPG

Mirror

Artist Unknown, China

206 BCE - 220 CE

1974/1.231

bronze

rank 38.69100

China, Han dynasty (202 BCE-220 CE)

Full Record: x-1961-sl-2.67/1961_2.67.JPG

Mirror, TLV type

Artist Unknown, China

206 BCE - 220 CE

1961/2.67

bronze with azurite and black patina

rank 38.69100

China, Han dynasty (202 BCE-220 CE)

Full Record: x-1964-sl-2.100/1964_2.100.JPG

Mirror, “Illumination” type

Artist Unknown, China

2nd century BCE-2nd century CE

206 BCE - 220 CE

1964/2.100

bronze with green patina

rank 38.69100

China, Han dynasty (202 BCE-220 CE)

Full Record: x-1971-sl-2.69/1971_2_69AB.JPG

Covered hu (wine storage jar)

Artist Unknown, China

lead glazed hu storage jar with lid, flared mouth and spherical body with two raised band.

206 BCE - 220 CE

1971/2.69

earthenware with green lead glaze

rank 38.69100

China, Han dynasty (202 BCE-220 CE)

Full Record: x-2009-sl-2.112/2009_2.112.JPG

Pig

Artist Unknown, China

Jade carved horizontally in the shape of a pig.

206 BCE - 220 CE

2009/2.112

jade

rank 38.69100

China, Han dynasty (202 BCE-220 CE)

Full Record: x-1993-sl-1.77.1-2/1993_1.77.1-2.JPG

Large covered hu (wine storage jar) with molded taotie masks and painted designs of stylized clouds and Mount Penglai

Artist Unknown, China

greyware jar with lid, pained with polychrome mystic cloud design, flared neck, globular body, tall foot

1st century BCE

1st century BCE

1993/1.77.1-2

grey earthenware with polychrome pigments

rank 23.91445

China, Western Han dynasty (206 BCE-9 CE)

Full Record: x-1974-sl-1.168/1974_1.168.JPG

Mirror with animal motifs and eight-character inscription

Artist Unknown, China

bronze mirrorr with two columns of auspicious inscriptions for career promotion and healthy offsprings in eight characters separated by the central knob, which is, in turn, surrounded by stylized mystical animal motif on both side.

2nd century BCE-2nd century CE

1974/1.168

cast bronze with malachite and silver patina

rank 18.78842

China, Eastern Han dynasty (25-220)

Full Record: x-1990-sl-1.211/1990_1.211.JPG

Model of a goat pen with one ram and three ewes

Artist Unknown, China

model of a goat pen with one ram and three ewes, with a small shed over the pen and stairs

1st century BCE

1st century

1990/1.211

red earthenware with green lead glaze

rank 18.78842

China, Eastern Han dynasty (25-220)

Full Record: x-1993-sl-1.83/1993_1_83_VIEW1.JPG

Long-necked hu (wine storage jar) with molded low-relief taotie masks at the waist and bands of grooved decoration

Artist Unknown, China

lead glazed jar of deep green color, flared neck, and globular body

1st-2nd century

1st century - 2nd century

1993/1.83

Red earthenware with green lead glaze

rank 18.78842

China, Eastern Han dynasty (25-220)

Full Record: x-1993-sl-1.96/1993_1.96.JPG

Dog

Artist Unknown, China

pottery model of a standing dog, as part of the grave furnishing in a Han tomb

1st-2nd century

1st century - 2nd century

1993/1.96

earthenware with traces of polychrome pigments

rank 18.78842

China, Eastern Han dynasty (25-220)

Full Record: x-1993-sl-1.71.1/1993_1.71.1-5.JPG

Model of a four-story watchtower

Artist Unknown, China

model of a four story tower

each story has a movable door attached to the building through hinges

a human figurine stands in front of each door

1st century

1st century

1993/1.71.1

red earthenware with green lead glaze

rank 18.78842

China, Eastern Han dynasty (25-220)

Full Record: x-1993-sl-1.71.2/1993_1.71.1-5.JPG

Model of a four-story watchtower

Artist Unknown, China

part of the grave furnishing assemblage for the well-to-do family in Central Plains region of Han Dynasty China during the first century CE

1st century

1st century

1993/1.71.2

red earthenware with green lead glaze

rank 18.78842

China, Eastern Han dynasty (25-220)

Full Record: x-2000-sl-2.1/2000_2.1.JPG

Journey of the Soul to the Paradise of the Queen Mother of the West

Artist Unknown, China

Limestone slab carved bas-relief with six registers. The lower register depicts a chariot procession above fish-inhabited waters. The central three registers depict figures carrying out funerary rites. The top register shows a winged creature with a human face flanked by two writhing dragons and other animals, including two rabbits and a nine-tailed fox.

2nd century

2nd century

2000/2.1

carved limestone slab

rank 18.78842

China, Eastern Han dynasty (25-220)

Full Record: x-1993-sl-1.71.4/1993_1.71.1-5.JPG

Model of a four-story watchtower

Artist Unknown, China

model of a four story tower

each story has a movable door attached to the building through hinges

a human figurine stands in front of each door

1st century

1st century

1993/1.71.4

red earthenware with green lead glaze

rank 18.78842

China, Eastern Han dynasty (25-220)

Full Record: x-1993-sl-1.71.5/1993_1.71.1-5.JPG

Model of a four-story watchtower

Artist Unknown, China

model of a four story tower

each story has a movable door attached to the building through hinges

a human figurine stands in front of each door

1st century

1st century

1993/1.71.5

Red earthenware with green lead glaze

rank 18.78842

China, Eastern Han dynasty (25-220)

Full Record: x-1993-sl-1.71.3/1993_1.71.1-5.JPG

Model of a four-story watchtower

Artist Unknown, China

model of a four story tower

each story has a movable door attached to the building through hinges

a human figurine stands in front of each door

1st century

1st century

1993/1.71.3

red earthenware with green lead glaze

rank 18.78842

China, Eastern Han dynasty (25-220)

Full Record: x-1993-sl-1.99/1993_1.99.JPG

Five-linked jar

Artist Unknown, China

High-footed ceramic pot with one large central hu-shaped pot and four smaller hu-shaped pouts that encircle it. The upper and lower body of the main pot is decorated with bands of incised “bowstrings” decoration.

1st-3rd century

1st century - 3rd century

1993/1.99

stoneware with ash glaze on shoulder

rank 18.49407

China, Eastern Han dynasty (25-220), or Eastern Wu dynasty (222-80)