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Dublin Core

Title

Ceramic: figure

Description

One glazed sancai ware figure of a camel standing on a shallow rectangular unglazed base. Camel bears saddle bags moulded in the form of fearsome masks. Dominant glaze colours are brown white green-ochre and blue.

Provenance

This facsimilie, made from original Tang Dynasty moulds, was delivered to Canterbury Museum in 1975 by Prof. Henry Field (1903-1991) of the University of Canterbury. Alley obtained it from Ministry of Culture potters at Luoyang, Henan.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

250x320x160mm (l x w x h)

Museum Ac. No.

EX1993.112

Usage Rights

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Period

Tang Dynasty (618-906AD), copy

Collection

Citation

“Ceramic: figure,” China, Art and Cultural Diplomacy, accessed October 24, 2021, http://www.rewialleyart.nz/items/show/398.