Asian Art

Figurines of Man and Wife

late 6th–early 7th century

Light grey pottery, white slip, pale yellow glaze

8 1/2 in. (21.6 cm)
Gift of Dr. Howard, B.S. 1943, and Mrs. Carolyn Balensweig
1972.123.4a-b
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Sui dynasty (581–618 CE)
Classification: 
Stained Glass
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

See Koyama et al., Sekai Toji Zenshu, IX, pls. 101b and 106b

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