Asian Art

Pair of Foreign Grooms

7th century

Earthenware with straw-colored glaze

10 1/4 x 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 in. (26 x 6.4 x 6.4 cm) base: 1 x 2 3/4 x 2 3/4 in. (2.5 x 7 x 7 cm)
Gift of H. Christopher Luce, B.A. 1972, in honor of Henry R. Luce, B.A. 1920
2009.198.9.1-.2
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Sui–Tang dynasty (589–618–907)
Classification: 
Sculpture
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

China, before 1937; Collection of Henry R. Luce; Estate of Henry Luce III, New York; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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