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Footbridges and Elaborate Commercial Building, S. China

Footbridges and Elaborate Commercial Building, S. China

Attributed to Felice A. Beato (Italy, 1825-1908) Italy, 1860 Photographs Albumen silver print. Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Philip Feldman (M.83.302.54)

A woman wearing a headdress

A woman wearing a headdress

Format: Hand painted lantern slides...Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication...Part Of: Powerhouse Museum Collection..General information about the Powerhouse Museum Collection is available at www... more

The wall of Tuan Cheng (Circular City) in Beihai Park

The wall of Tuan Cheng (Circular City) in Beihai Park

Format: Hand painted lantern slides...Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication...Part Of: Powerhouse Museum Collection..General information about the Powerhouse Museum Collection is available at www... more

Model of a Rectangular Brazier

Model of a Rectangular Brazier

Eastern Han dynasty (25–220)

Figure of a Standing Dog

Figure of a Standing Dog

Eastern Han dynasty (25–220)

Crouching Pig

Crouching Pig

Small images of pigs—a symbol of wealth in ancient China—sculpted of jade or soapstone, were often placed in the hands of the deceased to express the wish for wealth in the afterlife. Eastern Han dynasty (25–220)

Stove
Model of a Bell-Shaped Lamp Stand

Model of a Bell-Shaped Lamp Stand

Eastern Han dynasty (25–220)

Mill
Crouching Pig

Crouching Pig

Small images of pigs—a symbol of wealth in ancient China—sculpted of jade or soapstone, were often placed in the hands of the deceased to express the wish for wealth in the afterlife. Eastern Han dynasty (25–220)

Seal with Knob in the Shape of a Turtle

Seal with Knob in the Shape of a Turtle

Eastern Han dynasty (25–220)

Pigsty
Model of a Brazier

Model of a Brazier

Eastern Han dynasty (25–220)

Food Container (Kui)

Food Container (Kui)

Eastern Han dynasty (25–220)

Jar

Jar

early Eastern Han dynasty (25–220)

Goat Pen
Mirror

Mirror

Han dynasty (206 B.C.–A.D. 220)

Mirror

Mirror

Eastern Han dynasty (25–220)

Court Lady

Court Lady

Tang dynasty (618–907)

Two Bowls

Two Bowls

possibly Eastern Han dynasty (25–220)

Seal with Knob in the Shape of a Chimera

Seal with Knob in the Shape of a Chimera

Eastern Han (25–220)–Western Jin (265–316) dynasty

Tomb Figure of Serpent

Tomb Figure of Serpent

Six Dynasties (220–589)

Lid of Incense Burner

Lid of Incense Burner

Eastern Han dynasty (25–220)

Set of Ten Belt Plaques

Set of Ten Belt Plaques

Western Jin dynasty (265–316)

Buckle
Jar (Hu)

Jar (Hu)

Six Dynasties (220–589), late Western–early Eastern Jin period

Mirror

Mirror

Eastern Han (25–220)–Six Dynasties (220–589)

Mirror

Mirror

Eastern Han (25–220)–Six Dynasties (220–589)

Tomb Figure of Mouse

Tomb Figure of Mouse

Six Dynasties (220–589)

Mirror

Mirror

Eastern Han (25–220)–Six Dynasties (220–589)

Seal with Knob in the Shape of a Chimera

Seal with Knob in the Shape of a Chimera

Eastern Han (25–220)–Western Jin (265–316) dynasty

Tomb Figure of Porcupine

Tomb Figure of Porcupine

Six Dynasties (220–589)

Mirror

Mirror

Eastern Han (25–220)–Six Dynasties (220–589)

Mirror

Mirror

Eastern Han (25–220)–Six Dynasties (220–589)

Tomb Figure of Hound

Tomb Figure of Hound

Six Dynasties (220–589)

Ladle with Handle in the Shape of a Dragon's Head

Ladle with Handle in the Shape of a Dragon's Head

Three Kingdoms period (220–280)

Mirror
Belt Hook

Belt Hook

Eastern Han (25–220)–Western Jin (265–316) dynasty

Ornament

Ornament

Six Dynasties (220–589)

Jar

Jar

late Eastern Han (25–220)–early Six Dynasties (220–589)

Tomb Figure of Seated Lion

Tomb Figure of Seated Lion

Six Dynasties (220–589)

Vessel in the shape of a kneeling ram
Jar (Guan)

Jar (Guan)

late Eastern Jin (317–420)–early Southern Song (420–479) dynasty

Wall painting

Wall painting

Northern Wei dynasty (386–534)

Vessel in the Shape of a Tiger (Huzi)

Vessel in the Shape of a Tiger (Huzi)

In southern China, especially in the coastal provinces of the southeast, pottery with a lime glaze was fired at the high temperature (above 1000 degrees centigrade). The yellowish green color is due to the pres... more

Jar (Guan)

Jar (Guan)

Six Dynasties (220–589), Eastern Jin dynasty (317–420)

Figure
Figure of a Musician

Figure of a Musician

Six Dynasties (220–589)

Figure of an Equestrian Soldier

Figure of an Equestrian Soldier

Six Dynasties (220–589)

Figure of a Musician

Figure of a Musician

Six Dynasties (220–589)

Chimera

Chimera

Six Dynasties (220–589)

Sleeve
Figure

Figure

Six Dynasties (220–589)

Figure of Maitreya with Two Attendants

Figure of Maitreya with Two Attendants

Northern Wei dynasty (386–534)

Figure

Figure

Six Dynasties (220–589)

Figure of a Musician

Figure of a Musician

Six Dynasties (220–589)

Chimera

Chimera

Six Dynasties (220–589)

Head of a Bodhisattva

Head of a Bodhisattva

Northern Wei dynasty (386–534)

Figure of a Man

Figure of a Man

Six Dynasties (220–589)

Figure of a Woman

Figure of a Woman

Six Dynasties (220–589)

Figure of an Equestrian Soldier

Figure of an Equestrian Soldier

Six Dynasties (220–589)

Figure of a Woman

Figure of a Woman

Six Dynasties (220–589)

Figure of a Woman

Figure of a Woman

Six Dynasties (220–589)

Seated Buddha with Two Lions

Seated Buddha with Two Lions

Northern Wei dynasty (386–534)

Two Bodhisattvas

Two Bodhisattvas

Kizil kingdom

Figure

Figure

Northern Wei dynasty (386–534)