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Armored Guardian King (Tianwang) Trampling Demon

A work made of earthenware with three color (sancai) lead glazes and traces of pigments.
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  • A work made of earthenware with three color (sancai) lead glazes and traces of pigments.

Date:

Tang dynasty (618–907 A.D.), first half of 8th century

Artist:

China

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 105

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Armored Guardian King (Tianwang) Trampling Demon

Origin

China

Date

701 CE–750 CE

Medium

Earthenware with three color (sancai) lead glazes and traces of pigments

Dimensions

H. 45 in.

Credit Line

Gift of Bertha Palmer Thorne

Reference Number

1970.1069

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