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Provenance

Purchased in China through Okakura Kakuzo by the MFA's agent in China, Hayasaki Kokichi, 1910.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Chinese, Tang dynasty, second half of the 8th century A.D.

Object Place

near Xi'an, Shaanxi province

Dimensions

63.1 x 22.5 cm (24 13/16 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

10.301

Medium or Technique

Carved limestone

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Sculpture