collections
Position : Home > Painted Huren Hunter on Horseback with a Hound
Painted Huren Hunter on Horseback with a Hound
 

Tang Dynasty

Height: 30.5cm   Length: 32.5cm

Unearthed from the tomb of Princess Yongtai, Qianxian County, Xianyang City, Shaanxi Province in 1960

The painted pottery figure presents a Western man riding a horse with a hound behind him. In the Tang Dynasty, many people from the West worked as attendants taking care of game animals in the imperial hunting park.