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Han Dynasty Pair of Wooden Figures

Elegantly proportioned pair of standing wooden figures wearing the original robes made of silk and cotton robe with intricate pattern, leather belt with bronze clasp at the waist, arms are folded beneath the sleeves, finely carved and painted face with a benign expression, hair swept back and with the remains of much pigment.

Height 54cm 21 ½ inches


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