A small covered vessel used for steaming food, stoneware with green and buff ash glaze, twisted-rope decoration; inscription on inside of cover.

Lidded Steamer with Twisted Rope Applied Pattern and Green and Buff Ash Glaze

Vietnam

Han-Viet period (1st-4th century)

  • Titles Lidded Steamer with Twisted Rope Applied Pattern and Green and Buff Ash Glaze (Descriptive)
  • Medium stoneware with ash glaze
  • Dimensions 4 1/4 x 6 in. Diam. (10.8 x 15.2 cm)
  • Credit Line Collection of the Art Fund, Inc. at the Birmingham Museum of Art; Bequest of William M. Spencer III, AFI.62.2010a-b
  • Work Type steamer with cover
  • Classification Containers
  • On View