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Rubbing from the Wu Family Shrines, Left Shrine, Recess, West Wall
  • China
  • Rubbing from the Wu Family Shrines, Left Shrine, Recess, West Wall, Han dynasty (206 BCE–220 CE)
  • Where object was made: China
  • ink on paper, rubbing
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 72 x 64 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 28 3/8 x 25 3/16 in
  • Gift of Mr. Laurence Sickman
  • Not on display
  • 1981.0007.25
Description
Literature

This section is composed of three tiers. The lowest part shows a man in the middle wrestling with a snake. The upper section shows a group of men around an object that has a snake wrapped around it and in the middle is a horse and carriage. This section is numbered 5-124 by Chavannes.