Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Head of a Female Haniwa Figure with Headdress and Earrings

Period:
Kofun period (ca. 300–710)
Date:
ca. 6th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Earthenware with applied decoration
Dimensions:
H. 7 in. (17.8 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1917
Accession Number:
17.228.6
Not on view
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "No Ordinary Mortals: The Human and Not-So-Human Figure in Japanese Art," 1996.

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