Identification and Creation
Object Number
2003.206
Title
Equestrian Female Figure with Pointed Boots, Her Hair in an Elaborately Braided and Twisted Topknot, and Hands Positioned to Hold the Reins of Her Standing, Saddled Horse
Classification
Sculpture
Work Type
funerary sculpture
Date
first half 8th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, China
Period
Tang dynasty, 618-907
Culture
Chinese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/146566
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Molded, white earthenware with cold-painted pigments
Dimensions
40.5 x 35.5 x 13.5 cm (15 15/16 x 14 x 5 5/16 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Anthony M. Solomon
Accession Year
2003
Object Number
2003.206
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Virginia Bower, From Court to Caravan: Chinese Tomb Sculptures from the Collection of Anthony M. Solomon, exh. cat., ed. Robert D. Mowry, Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, Mass., 2002), p. 119, cat. no. 38

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