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Dublin Core

Title

Ceramic: figure

Description

One unglazed reddish-brown earthenware figure of a saddled horse with a bulb-shaped decoration on the top of its head. Incised details of bridle and saddle straps. Saddle straps present incised zig-zag pattern. Saddle border presents incised S-curve pattern. Incised inscription in Chinese characters on rear lip of saddle.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

340x106.15x280mm (l x w x h)

Museum Ac. No.

C1956.219

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Period

Six Dynasties (265-589)

Collection

Citation

“Ceramic: figure,” China, Art and Cultural Diplomacy, accessed September 25, 2022, http://rewialleyart.nz/items/show/526.