Identification and Creation
Object Number
2003.172
Title
Prancing Horse with Mouth Open and Forelock Coifed
Classification
Sculpture
Work Type
funerary sculpture
Date
1st cent. - 2nd cent.
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, China
Period
Han dynasty, Eastern Han period, 25-220 CE
Culture
Chinese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/146771
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Molded, gray earthenware with traces of cold-painted pigments over white ground
Dimensions
26.5 x 31.5 x 8 cm (10 7/16 x 12 3/8 x 3 1/8 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Anthony M. Solomon
Accession Year
2003
Object Number
2003.172
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. 75, cat. no. 3

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