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Roof Tile

8th century

Clay

8 7/8 × 6 9/16 in. (22.6 × 16.6 cm)
Purchased with an anonymous gift
2011.158.1
Geography: 
Japan
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Nara Period (710–94)
Classification: 
Architectural Elements
Provenance: 

Mika Gallery, New York; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn. purchase in 2011.

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