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|Painting, Wall-painting, 144х101 cm|
|Origin: China, Xinjiang, Karashar, Shiksha monastery, 8th century|
|Source of entry: Anthropology and Ethnography Museum, 1931|
|Exibition: Chinese Art and Culture: 2000 BC - 20th century|
Channel | Buddhism News, Headlines | Arts & Culture
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