Ancient History Encyclopedia has a new name!

We are now World History Encyclopedia to better reflect the breadth of our non-profit organization's mission. If you have bookmarks or links to our site on your blog or website, please update them. Learn More

Chinese Female Figurine


Liana Miate
published on 21 November 2016
Send to Google Classroom:

712-779 CE. (Head is a reconstruction). Earthenware with pigments. Excavated from Hansenzhai, (eastern suburb of Xi'an), 1988.

From the Xi'an Museum. (Photo taken at the Art Gallery of NSW, Sydney Australia)

Remove Ads


About the Author

Liana Miate
Liana is the Social Media Editor for Ancient History Encyclopedia. She holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree with a major in ancient Greece, Rome & Late Antiquity. She is particularly passionate about Rome and Greece, and anything to do with mythology or women.

Cite This Work

APA Style

, L. M. (2016, November 21). Chinese Female Figurine. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

Chicago Style

, Liana Miate. "Chinese Female Figurine." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified November 21, 2016.

MLA Style

, Liana Miate. "Chinese Female Figurine." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 21 Nov 2016. Web. 21 Apr 2021.

Remove Ads


Support Us

We are a non-profit organization.

Our mission is to engage people with cultural heritage and to improve history education worldwide. Please support World History Encyclopedia Foundation. Thank you!