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Belt Plaque with Dragon and Tortoises

Period: Xiongnu culture
Date: 2nd–1st century B.C.
Culture: Northwest China
Medium: Gilded bronze
Dimensions: H. 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm); W. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm)
Classification: Metalwork
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Eugene V. Thaw, 2002
Accession Number: 2002.201.109

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