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Tile End with Mountain and Tao Tie Mask 山形饕餮纹瓦当

Tile End with Mountain and Tao Tie Mask
山形饕餮纹瓦当
Pottery Designs from the State of Yan in the Warring States Period 战国燕

This tile end dates to the Warring States period and was found in the area of the Yan State, in what is now modern Beijing and Hebei province. It combines the mountain and Taotie designs. The mountain is at the bottom of the design.







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