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Asian Art

Official

mid-6th century C.E.

Gray earthenware with traces of white slip and pigment

14 1/2 in. (36.83 cm)
Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., Class of 1913, Fund
2003.70.1
Geography: 
China
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Western Wei Dynasty (535–557)
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

The Schloss Collection, New York

Bibliography: 

Candice J. Lewis, Into the Afterlife: Han and Six Dynasties Tomb Sculpture from the Schloss Collection, exh. cat. (Poughkeepsie, N.Y.: Vassar College Art Gallery, 1990), 114–15, no. 52.

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