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7th Century Chinese Miniature Mingqi Skirted Table

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This miniature ceramic table is from Shanxi Province and may have been made to represent Mingqi, a type of ancient Chinese burial good. Mingqi were placed in tombs to give the dead everything they’d need in the afterlife: weapons, armor, body guards, horses, or even everyday things like musical instruments, or perhaps this tiny table.

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  • Of the Period
  • Place of origin
  • Date of manufacture
    680
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 4 in. x W 5.25 in. x D 3.25 in.

    H 10.16 cm x W 13.34 cm x D 8.26 cm

  • Seller location
    Chicago, IL
  • Seller reference number
    BJB046C
  • Reference number
    LU820010451901

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