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Man Riding Pony
  • China
  • Man Riding Pony, Sui dynasty (581–618)
  • Where object was made: China
  • terracotta, glazing
  • Object Height/Width: 26.7 x 21.6 cm
    Object Height/Width: 10 1/2 x 8 1/2 in
  • Gift of Ms Marie P. Sealy
  • Not on display
  • 1966.0007

The pony's head is bent downward. The pony is short, but his tail is long. The man is wearing a hood on his small head, a riding coat with belt and wide trousers. His right hand is raised. The sculpture is coated with a thin, yellowish-gray glaze.