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Winged Beast (Tomb Figure)

A work made of gray earthenware, slip-coated with polychrome pigments.
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  • A work made of gray earthenware, slip-coated with polychrome pigments.

Date:

Western Han dynasty (206 B.C.–9 A.D.)

Artist:

China

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 133

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Winged Beast (Tomb Figure)

Place

China (Object made in)

Date

200 BCE–101 BCE

Medium

Gray earthenware, slip-coated with polychrome pigments

Dimensions

22.2 × 43.8 cm (14 7/8 × 27 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Stanley Herzman in memory of Gladys Wolfson Herzman; Avery Brundage, Louise Lutz and Russell Tyson Endowments

Reference Number

1997.337

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