Donor in a Central Asian dress

Donor in a Central Asian dress
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Painting, Wall-painting with glue colours on loess ground, 42х31 cm
Origin: Kuchar, Eastern Turkestan, 6th century
Source of entry: Anthropology and Ethnography Museum, 1931
Exibition: Chinese Art and Culture: 2000 BC - 20th century

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