Bear-Shaped Jar from the Han Dynasty

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Jan van der Crabben
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published on 17 December 2018
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A jar in the shape of a bear, Shaanxi / Henan Region, China. Western Han Dynasty, 2nd/1st century BCE. Exhibited in Museum Rietberg, Zurich, Switzerland.

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Jan van der Crabben
Jan is the Founder and CEO of World History Encyclopedia, leading the non-profit company to best fulfil its mission to engage people with cultural heritage and to improve history education worldwide. He holds an MA War Studies from King's College.

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Crabben, J. v. d. (2018, December 17). Bear-Shaped Jar from the Han Dynasty. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/9721/bear-shaped-jar-from-the-han-dynasty/

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Crabben, Jan van der. "Bear-Shaped Jar from the Han Dynasty." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified December 17, 2018. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/9721/bear-shaped-jar-from-the-han-dynasty/.

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Crabben, Jan van der. "Bear-Shaped Jar from the Han Dynasty." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 17 Dec 2018. Web. 23 Oct 2021.