A small model of a house with a reed roof and cut-out walls.
Featuring "tailiang" (column beam and strut) with "dougong" brackets

Pierced Salt-Glazed Model House Featuring Dougong Brackets Reed Hip Roof and Wood Foundation

Vietnam

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

  • Titles Pierced Salt-Glazed Model House Featuring Dougong Brackets Reed Hip Roof and Wood Foundation (Descriptive)
  • Medium stoneware
  • Dimensions 7 3/4 x 8 3/8 x 8 1/4 in. (19.7 x 21.3 x 21 cm)
  • Credit Line Collection of the Art Fund, Inc. at the Birmingham Museum of Art; Bequest of William M. Spencer III, AFI.120.2010a-b
  • Work Type model
  • Classification Objects
  • On View