University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:31-32-2
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Period: Han Dynasty
Date Made: Han Dynasty
Early Date: -206
Late Date: 220
Section:Asian
Materials:Brick
Ceramic
Technique:impressed
Painted
Fired
Iconography:Winged Horse
Cranes
Tree
Flowers
Bird
Height: 46.99 cm
Width: 57 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from E. Gutman, Berlin, 1931

Description

Han tomb brick, front. Gray tile with motives impressed and painted. Winged horse and two cranes marching by a flowering tree on which is a bird.


Bibliography:

[Article] Fernald, H. E. 1933. "Two Pottery Tiles from a Han Dynasty Tomb". The University Museum Bulletin. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Vol. 4. no. 4. pg. 103-107 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 103-107View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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