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Title

Ceramic: figure

Description

One unglazed grey and ochre earthenware figure of a horse and rider mounted on a rectangular base. Traces of red pigment visible on rider's hood and saddle. Rider's arms are raised as if to grasp a bridle that is now missing. Horse's tail is broken off.

Source

Rewi Alley

Physical Dimensions

225.70x89.67x304.38 mm (l x w x h)

Museum Ac. No.

C1956.241

Usage Rights

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Period

Tang Dynasty (618-907)

Collection

Citation

“Ceramic: figure,” China, Art and Cultural Diplomacy, accessed August 23, 2017, http://rewialleyart.nz/items/show/1166.