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2010ej2024 jpg l

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Acquired in 1935 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Unknown
attributions_note
bibliography
collection_code
EAS
credit
Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee
date_end
0220-12-31
date_start
0025-01-01
date_text
025-220 (Made)
descriptive_line
Cer, China, Han, Painted
dimensions
Height: 7.62 cm of human figure seated, Height: 13.97 cm of ox, Length: 31.43 cm Overall, including ox, Length: 17.15 cm of Ox
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
China, room 44
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
id
98582
label
Cart, ox and driver Eastern Han dynasty AD 25-220 Painted earthenware Museum no. Circ.100-1935 [2007]
last_checked
2014-08-30T02:13:07.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-30T02:13:07.000Z
latitude
36.894451
location
China, room 44, case 12
longitude
104.165649
marks
materials
materials_techniques
Earthenware with traces of white slip and red pigment
museum_number
CIRC.100-1935
museum_number_token
circ1001935
object_number
O126223
object_type
Man on ox cart
on_display
1
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Figures of Bullock, Wagon and Driver.
place
China
primary_image_id
2010EJ2024
production_note
production_type
public_access_description
In the Han dynasty (206BC-AD220) grave goods included replicas of men and animals performing their daily duties, made from pottery but in reduced size, such as this model of a man riding an ox cart. The grave goods would allow the deceased to continue a similar life style in the underworld.
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
VA
slug
man-on-ox-unknown
sys_updated
2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
title
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
220
year_start
25