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Type: Sculpture  

Measurements   Height: 192cm,length:168cm  
  
Time period: 25 - 220; Eastern Han Dynasty

Function: Funerary sculpture  

Acquisition:   Unearthed at Baizhuang village, JiaozuoCity, Henan in 1993.  

Copyright: Henan Museum  
  
The funerary sculpture consists of four parts: yard, main building,storage building, and aerial corridor, 31 pieces in total. Withdelicate design, perfect layout, magnificent building, it is thethe living embodiment of the superior construction techniques ofthe Han Dynasty. It is also the tallest and best-preserved, withmaximum-story Han funerary sculpture in Henan Province up tonow.