Head of a warrior

Haniwa head

Japanese
Kofun period
6th century


Dimensions

Height x diameter: 19.7 x 12.9 cm (7 3/4 x 5 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

39.751

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

On View

Walter Ames Compton, MD Gallery (Gallery 280)

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics

Provenance

Purchased from Yamanaka and Company, New York, around May 1939, (accession date: November 9, 1939).

Credit Line

Edward S. Morse Fund