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Rubbing from the Wu Family Shrines, Left Shrine, East Wall, Lower Section, "Battle on the Bridge"
  • China
  • Rubbing from the Wu Family Shrines, Left Shrine, East Wall, Lower Section, "Battle on the Bridge", Han dynasty (206 BCE–220 CE)
  • Where object was made: China
  • ink on paper, rubbing
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 64 x 193 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 25 3/16 x 76 in
  • Gift of Mr. Laurence Sickman
  • Not on display
  • 1981.0007.14
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Numerous men on horses and several carriages are depicted on or around a bridge depicted at the front, center of the composition. The lower section of the rubbing doesn’t include the entire image and so figures are cut off. This is numbered 7-136 by Chavannes.