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Title

Ceremonial jar

200 BCE-1 BCE


Artist

Yayoi ware

Japan

0300 BCE - 0300 CE


Details


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

200 BCE-1 BCE


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

earthenware


Dimensions

23.3 cm diam. of rim; 34.4 x 32.0 cm


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased with funds provided by Kenneth Myer 1986


Location

Not on display


Accession number

24.1986


Artist information

Yayoi ware

Works in the collection

1


Place

Where the work was made
Japan

Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Jackie Menzies and Edmund Capon AM, OBE, Asian Collection Handbook, Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Japanese Art', pg. 70-82, Sydney, 1990, 70 (illus.).

Jackie Menzies (Editor), The Asian Collections Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Ceramics', Sydney, 2003, 261 (colour illus.).