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The painted pottery 7-storey funerary building
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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, Jiaozuo City, 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. With delicate design, perfect layout, magnificent building, it is the the living embodiment of the superior construction techniques of the Han Dynasty. It is also the tallest and best-preserved, with maximum-story Han funerary sculpture in Henan Province up to now.