Chinese Han Dynasty Earthenware Vessel
AGE: – Han Dynasty 220 – 280 AD
HEIGHT: – 28cm
BASE DIAM: 18cm
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Chinese Han dynasty Earthenware Vessel – unglazed and cold painted in white and orange, with orange coloured fish motive and decorative lip on top of a curved neck.
The Han dynasty was considered the golden age in Chinese history. It was divided into two main periods, the Western Han 206BCE-9 CE and Eastern Han 25-220 CE.
The practice of burying objects with the deceased in burial chambers or mounds dates back to Neolithic times. These burial chambers have given a deeper understanding and insight into the lifestyle and status of the people who lived during these ancient times in China.
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