Chinese green glazed pottery pavilion with silvery surface, with traces of original remain in good condition. The greenware became popular during the Eastern Han period. Thermoluminescence test from Oxford is included.
The silvery surface is also called "mercury glaze". This silvery precipitation is the result of chemical changes in the lead glaze caused by prolonged burial in the tomb.
Age: China, Han Dynasty, 206 B.C. - A.D. 220
Measurement: Height 56 C.M. / Width 47.5 C.M. / Thickness 28.5 C.M.
Condition: Well-preserved old burial condition overall with some amount of soil adherings (some abrasions and wearings on the piece due to the long burial time underground). Please refer to the enlargement photos for more details.
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