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Eastern Han Dynasty (A.D.25220)

Unearthed at XuchangCity, Henan Province

Height:130cm         Length:150cm

Bi Xie is anauspicious animal in ancient Chinese myths. It is often located atthe entrance to a tomb in order to ward off evil spirit.