This is one of the oldest Chinese ceramic pieces found in Indonesia. It resembles finds from preceding eras (Han Dynasty ceramics), with a pale to dark green glaze, visible almost all over its body. Near the bottom part of the jar are drippings of glaze, which melted down in the process.


  • Title: COVERED JAR
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: Sui Dynasty (6th - 7th century)
  • Location: Palembang, Indonesia
  • Place Part Of: Indonesia
  • Physical Dimensions: h260 mm
  • Classification: Archaeology
  • Type: Underglazed

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