Standing lady

Chinese Collection

Accession Nr.: 91.44.1
Type: statuette; funeral object; pottery
Date of production:
First half of 8th century
Tang dynasty
Place of production:
Materials: earthenware
Techniques: glazed; stamped
Dimensions: height: 23 cm
The figure depicts a slender, graceful standing lady. Her long gown covers her feet. The shawl covering her shoulders is long enough to hide her hands folded in front of her waist.