University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: A1821
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: Chinese Turkestan
Date Made: 9th Century
Early Date: 800
Late Date: 899
Section:Asian
Materials:Clay
Bamboo
Iconography:Head
Face

Description

Small unbaked clay head on bamboo stick wearing tall headdress. A second bamboo stick protrudes from top. Traces of dark brown. Small facial features. Semi-circular decoration in center of headdress. Similar to A1822.


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