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Model

  • Place of origin:

    China (made)

  • Date:

    7th century-early 8th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Cream earthenware with unfired painted decoration

  • Credit Line:

    Given by S. M. Franck & Co.

  • Museum number:

    C.16-1913

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 1, shelf 8

Physical description

Model of a saddle, of cream earthenware with unfired painting in red. The pommel rises to an obtuse point and the cantle is provided with a transverse ridge.

Place of Origin

China (made)

Date

7th century-early 8th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Cream earthenware with unfired painted decoration

Dimensions

Height: 9.8 cm, Length: 13.4 cm, Width: 12.4 cm

Descriptive line

Model of a saddle, cream earthenware with unfired painting in red, China, Tang dynasty, 7th-early 8th century

Production Note

Label, 1994

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Saddle

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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