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唐 彩繪陶宮裝乐樂女俑
Standing Court Lady

Period:
Tang dynasty (618–907)
Date:
mid-7th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Earthenware with pigment
Dimensions:
H. 15 1/8 in. (38.4 cm)
Classification:
Tomb Pottery
Credit Line:
Anonymous Gift, in memory of Louise G. Dillingham, 1978
Accession Number:
1978.345
Not on view
This figure holds a round implement with strings or ribbons that functioned somewhat like castanets.
Private Collection , Hobe Sound, FL (until 1978; donated to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Arts of Ancient China," 2005.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "China: Through the Looking Glass," May 7, 2015–August 16, 2015.

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