2003.181.1(left) and 2003.181.2 (right)
Identification and Creation
Object Number
2003.181
Title
Two Standing, Armor-Clad Archers, Each Wearing Boots, a Scaled 'Liangdang' Breastplate, a Pointed, Vertically Fluted Helmet, and an Arrow-Filled Quiver, and Each with His Right Hand Positioned at His Chest, Left Hand at His Side
Classification
Sculpture
Work Type
funerary sculpture
Date
c. 500-535
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, China
Period
Northern Wei, 386-534
Culture
Chinese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/18385
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Molded, brownish gray earthenware with cold-painted pigments
Dimensions
23.5 x 6.5 x 7 cm (9 1/4 x 2 9/16 x 2 3/4 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Anthony M. Solomon
Accession Year
2003
Object Number
2003.181
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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