Ceramic: tile

Description
One semi-circular unglazed light tan earthenware tile. Obverse presents moulded motifs in the form of a central tree flanked by two stylised figures mounted on horseback.
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Provenance details
SHANTUNG
Gifted to Canterbury Museum by Alley in 1937 during a visit to New Zealand. Discovered in Shandong Province. Loaned to the Rewi Alley Chinese Art and Crafts Exhibition, held at the Provincial Council Chambers, Christchurch, in 1956.
Measurements
Dimensions (LxWxH): 71 x 121 x 15mm (2 13/16 x 4 3/4 x 9/16")
Named collection
Other Id
E137.46
E137.46
Catalogue number
E137.46
E137.46

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