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Carved bricks of dancingfigure

 

Yuan Dynasty A.D.1271-1368

Unearthed at Jiaozuo,Henan

Height: 40cm

 

The dancer who wears lotusleaf-shaped hat is dancing while walking. A group of carved brickswere unearthed in 1973 from Jiaozuo city, Henan province . Thedesigns on this group of carved bricks vividly portrays the grandoccasion of folk dancing in the Yuan Dynasty. The brick is one ofthem.