A Man of West Asian type (probably an Armenian wine merchant) holding a leopard skin bottle

Chinese
Tang dynasty
8th century A.D.


Dimensions

Overall: 33.5 x 16.3 x 16.3 cm (13 3/16 x 6 7/16 x 6 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

44.70

Medium or Technique

Glazed earthenware with red slip

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Earthenware

Provenance

1944, Mathias Komor (dealer; b. 1909 - d. 1984), New York; sold by Mathias Komor to the MFA for $850. (Accession Date: March 9, 1944)

Credit Line

Edward Sylvester Morse Memorial Fund