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


This figure holds a round implement with strings or ribbons that functioned somewhat like castanets.