Mourning Tomb Figure

Unidentified Tang Dynasty maker, Chinese, 618 - 906


Sui or Early Tang Dynasty, about 581-700

Unglazed terracotta

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

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



Place Made: Xi'an, China, East Asia, Asia



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Funerary Equipment

Research Area


Not on view


Not signed.

Course History

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


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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