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Hill jar and cover
Eastern Han dynasty, (AD 24-220)
H: 22.8 cm.
The green glaze on this cylindrical jar was probably meant to imitate the patina of bronze. The central frieze shows a hunting scene.
Hill jar and cover Eastern Han dynasty, (AD 24-220) © Compton Verney