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Painted pottery 7-storey funerary building with storehouse
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Media: earthenware 
Measurements: Height: 192cm, length:168cm 
Time period:1st century - 3rd century; 25 - 220; Eastern Han 
Provenance: unearthed at Baizhuang village, Jiaozuo City, Henan in 1993 and subsequently acquired by Henan Museum. 

The funerary building 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 representation of the superior construction techniques of the Han Dynasty. It is also the tallest and best-preserved, with maximum-story Han funerary building in Henan Province to date.