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Title

Ceramic: figure

Description

One ceramic figurine of a seated man grasping a ring in his left hand and a balancing a sword on its pommel in his right hand. Figure is dressed in an elaborate headdress and robes and sports a long flowing beard. Figurine obverse is glazed cream-white blue green and yellow. Reverse is unglazed.

Source

Rewi Alley

Physical Dimensions

134.69x66.36; 40.19mm (l x w; dpth)

Museum Ac. No.

C1956.264

Usage Rights

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Period

Song Dynasty (960-1279)

Collection

Citation

“Ceramic: figure,” China, Art and Cultural Diplomacy, accessed August 23, 2017, http://rewialleyart.nz/items/show/1071.