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This is an earthenware miniature table glazed in brown and amber with green legs. Six objects are placed on the table in two rows of three. In the back row is a central <em>ding </em>censer with a green glaze; it is flanked by two two vases with globular bodies and tall straight necks. The front row has a central amber glazed bowl filled with a pig-head. This is flanked by green glazed bowls stacked with flat-shaped, possibly vegetal, offerings. 
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Altar Table with Six Offerings
1368 – 1644
Gift of Jiu-Hwa Lo Upshur
2008/2.277
An earthenware, green glazed sedan chair, square with four sides and a hipped roof. It has gold pointed finial, amber latice windows on the right and left, and an open front with a chair. Two poles run horizontally through the sedan chair for carrying by five male attendants (2008/2.276).  
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Sedan Chair
1368 – 1644
Gift of Jiu-Hwa Lo Upshur
2008/2.276
This is a a red earthenware model of a three-story water pavilion surrounded by a squared moat. Each story is similar in construction but graduated in size with the smallest story on top. These small single-bay rooms feature an arched door entrance below a post and lintel window. Figures can be seen standing on the balcony of the second story. The overhanging roof eaves display roof ridges imitating tile work. The entire structure is covered in a green lead glaze, with iridescence and calcification.<br />
This model is a part of 1993/1.73.1 through 1993/1.72.4.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Model of a three-storied pavilion (Three of four elements)
25 – 220
Gift of Domino's Pizza, Inc.
1993/1.73.4
This red earthenware model of a three-story water pavilion is surrounded by a squared moat. Each story is similar in construction but graduated in size with the smallest story on top. These small single-bay rooms feature an arched door entrance below a post and lintel window. Figures can be seen standing on the balcony of the second story. The overhanging roof eaves display roof ridges imitating tile work. The entire structure covered in a green lead glaze with iridescence and calcification.<br />
This model is a part of 1993/1.73.1 through 1993/1.72.4.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Model of a three-storied pavilion (Two of four elements)
25 – 220
Gift of Domino's Pizza, Inc.
1993/1.73.3

Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Model of a three-storied pavilion
25 – 220
Gift of Domino's Pizza, Inc.
1993/1.86.3

Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Model of a four-storied pavilion
25 – 220
Gift of Domino's Pizza, Inc.
1993/1.71.5

Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Model of a three-storied pavilion
25 – 220
Gift of Domino's Pizza, Inc.
1993/1.86.2

Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Model of a four-storied pavilion
25 – 220
Gift of Domino's Pizza, Inc.
1993/1.59.4
A red earthenware standing figure of a military official or warrior, wearing armor including: a tall pointed helmet, elbow-length gauntlets, a cuirass with plaques, and taces. The armor is worn over a long tunic, loose pants, and boots. The arms are placed upon the hips, and he is standing on a rock-like platform in a contraposto stance, with traces of mineral pigment. 
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Warrior
700 – 906
Gift of www.silkroadtrade.com owners Seung Man Kim, Robert Piao, Daniel Shin and Hemin Quan
2003/2.23

Artist Unknown
Wheel
9800 BCE – 220 CE
Gift of Jiu-Hwa Lo Upshur
2011/2.180D
A red earthenware standing figure of Tianwang—Heavenly King, a Buddhist deity—wearing Tang dynasty styled armor including a helmet with flowing ribbons, elbow-length gauntlets, a cuirass with plaques, and taces, knee length greaves, and boots. The figure is standing on a rock-styled base, unglazed with traces of mineral pigment. 
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Tianwang
800 – 906
Gift of Mrs. Caroline I. Plumer for the James Marshall Plumer Collection
1964/2.22
An earthenware model of a stocky horse on short legs, dressed in a saddle blanket and saddle with a roundel on its nose, a short downward pointing tail and trimmed mane, and traces of mineral pigment. 
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Horse
265 – 316
Museum purchase for the Paul Leroy Grigaut Memorial Collection
1969/2.139
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