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tomb figurine head
  • China
  • tomb figurine head, Han dynasty (206 BCE–220 CE)
  • Where object was made: China
  • terracotta, polychromy
  • Object Height/Width: 12.1 x 10.5 cm
    Object Height/Width: 4 3/4 x 4 1/8 in
  • Gift of Laurence Sickman
  • On view: Loo Gallery, 401, C2
  • 1985.0001

Head of a court official, wearing a hat. There is color on the lips, eyebrows, hair, and face.