Chinese pottery jar; Unknown maker; Unknown; CR2012.194

Name/Title

Chinese pottery jar

About this object

Chinese pottery jar imported from China which originally contained preserved ginger. The Chinese miners continued to acquire food-stuffs from China long after they had settled in New Zealand. Found in Hut 30 Chinese Village.

Maker

Unknown maker

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

Unknown

Place Made

China

Medium and Materials

Glazed pottery

Measurements

Dia 90mm (at widest point) x H 74mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Container

Subject and Association Keywords

Chinese associations

Subject and Association Keywords

Food container

Credit Line

From the Collection of the Cromwell Museum

Object Type

Containers

Object number

CR2012.194

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