A Miniature Western Han Stoneware Jar
Western Han (202 BC – 220 AD)
A Western Han Miniature Stoneware Jar. This high-fired jar is partly lime-glazed, this type is sometimes described as proto-porcelain or proto-celadon, it is really a type of stoneware. It was high-fired at around 1200 degrees Celsius.
- Very minor flaking to the glaze.
- Height 3.5 cm (1 /13 inches)
- From a Private Collection of Early Chinese Miniature. Collection labels to the base.
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