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Ceramic model

Ceramic model

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Earthenware figure of a man, Retainer. Made in China, Tang Dynasty.

Measurements:
h: 8 1/2 in; h: 21.5 cm

Provenance:
Unknown; acquired by Sir William Burrell; by whom gifted to the Corporation of the City of Glasgow, 1944.

What:
38_154, ceramics, earthenware, man figures, men

Periods:
IMPERIAL CHINA
Tang, 618-906

Image appears in the following essays:
From Collector To Connoisseur: Sir William Burrell and Chinese Art, 1911-57, by Nick Pearce

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