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boy riding pony (tomb figure)
  • China
  • boy riding pony (tomb figure), 1100s–1200s, Jin dynasty (1115–1234)
  • Where object was made: China
  • porcelain, underglazing
  • Object Height/Width: 8.89 x 6.98 cm
    Object Height/Width: 3 1/2 x 2 3/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.3795

Porcelain figurine (toy?) Representing a rider on a horse. The colors used are cream and different shades of brown. The rider is broken at the saddle.