Mourning Tomb Figure

Unidentified Tang Dynasty maker, Chinese, 618 - 906

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Sui or Early Tang Dynasty, about 581-700

Unglazed terracotta

Overall: 5 1/2 in. (14 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Mrs. Patrick C. Hill

S.981.148

Geography/Culture

Asia, East Asia, China

Period

500-1000

Object Name

Funerary Equipment

Classification

Asia

Not on view

Inscription

Not signed.

Course History

ANTH 57, Origins of Inequality, Alan Covey, Winter 2013

Provenance

C. T. Loo, Chinese Art, 41 East 57th Street, New York, New York; sold Genevieve Carpenter Hill (1902-1984), Charlotte, Vermont, March 31, 1959; given to present collection, 1981.

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