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東漢 鉛綠釉陶明器建築模型(一組)
Stove

Period:
Eastern Han dynasty (25–220)
Date:
1st–early 3rd century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Earthenware with green lead glaze
Dimensions:
H. 9 3/8 in. (23.8 cm); W. 8 3/16 in. (20.8 cm); D. 8 1/2 in. (21.6 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Paul E. Manheim, 1967
Accession Number:
67.43.2
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.
Paul E. Manheim , New York (until 1967; donated to MMA)
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