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北魏/北齊 彩繪陶持盾武士俑
Warrior with Shield

Period:
Northern Wei (386–534)–Northern Qi (550–77) dynasty
Date:
mid-to-late 6th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Earthenware with pigment
Dimensions:
H. 9 1/4 in. (23.5 cm)
Classification:
Tomb Pottery
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1925
Accession Number:
25.228
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 207
[ Yamanaka & Co. , until 1925; sold to MMA]
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Arts of Ancient China," 2005.

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