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Terracotta Animals

Source: hubei.gov.cn 08/12/2016 09:08:14

Terracotta Animals

Shijiahe Culture

Length,Height 5-10cm

From Dengjiawan Site in Tianmen

There are more than 5,000 various terracotta animals discovered in Shijiahe Culture. It mainly includes chicken, bird, dog, sheep, pig, monkey, rabbit, tapir, turtle, tortoise, etc. in simple and vivid style. The animals’ main features and developments are depicted in a proper way, and some even have vivid or lifelike effects.(editor:Mao Huifang)