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Dublin Core

Title

Ceramic: figure

Description

One glazed yellow-green ceramic figure depicted standing leaning slightly forwards on a narrow rectangular base. Figure wears a pointed headdress that falls to its shoulders and a high-collared tunic embellished at the neck with the head of an animal and on the breast with two medallions containing faces. Figure's hands are raised in fists in front of its body with the left fist curling around a small hole. Glaze exhibits crazing.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

93x110x370mm (l x w x h)

Museum Ac. No.

C1956.242

Usage Rights

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Period

Tang Dynasty (618-907)

Collection

Citation

“Ceramic: figure,” China, Art and Cultural Diplomacy, accessed September 25, 2022, http://rewialleyart.nz/items/show/681.