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東漢 鉛綠釉陶明器建築模型(一組)
Mill

Period:
Eastern Han dynasty (25–220)
Date:
1st–early 3rd century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Earthenware with green lead glaze
Dimensions:
H. 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm); W. 8 11/16 in. (22.1 cm); D. 7 1/4 in. (18.4 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Charlotte C. and John C. Weber Collection, Gift of Charlotte C. and John C. Weber, 1994
Accession Number:
1994.605.19
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 207
Pottery models of houses and farm structures were commonly included in Eastern Han burials to provide for the afterlife.
#7410. Architectural Models
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Charlotte C. and John C. Weber , New York (until 1994; donated to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "China: Dawn of a Golden Age, 200–750 AD," October 12, 2004–January 23, 2005.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Arts of Ancient China," 2005.

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