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Figure of Seated Official

Period:
Song dynasty (960–1279) (?)
Culture:
China
Medium:
Red-brown clay
Dimensions:
H. 5 7/8 in. (14.9 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1929
Accession Number:
30.76.88
Not on view
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