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Mortuary Figurine

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Object Number:
C425
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Chinese
Provenience:
China
Period:
Tang Dynasty
Date Made:
Tang Dynasty
Early Date:
618
Late Date:
906
Section:
Asian
Materials:
Ceramic
Glaze
Technique:
Fired
Glazed
Iconography:
Musician
Sheng
Description:
Clay grave figurine of a musician with sheng. C421 through C425 are a set.
Credit Line:
Purchased from C. T. Loo

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Discovering the Past: Highlights from the University Museum (IBM) (20 Jun 1989 - 20 Aug 1989)
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The History of Music in China Symposium (22 Nov 2014 - 22 Nov 2014)
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Bibliography:

[Book] Dorling Kindersley Limited. 2014. History of the World in 1,000 Objects. : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 163 Full page
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[Article] Fernald, H. E. 1926. Ancient Chinese Musical Instruments. The Museum Journal. Volume XVII (No. 4): 325-371.
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[Article] 1924. Chinese Sculpture. The Museum Journal. Volume XV (No. 4): 258-287.
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