Clay funerary tablet, probably unfired. The inscription was first incised and then painted in red. The colour of the background is very faded and now appears blue.

An00014369 001 l

Thing

Made Of
clay
Type of Thing
書板, Chinese, tablet
Techniques
incised, painted

People

Found, Excavated, Collected By
Stein, Marc Aurel

Place

Found In
Astana

Time

Acquired In
1928
Made
7thC

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