Ancient Chinese Brick from Tomb Doorway


published on 08 November 2017

This is an ancient Chinese brick from a tomb doorway, which was created during the Han Dynasty (206 BCE-220 CE) and made from clay. This brick shows trees, tomb doorways, and tethered horses. (Victoria & Albert Museum, London)

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James Blake Wiener
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