Haniwa figure of a warriorOn display
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Haniwa figure of a warrior
Date6th century AD (AD 501 - 600)
Material and technique
Dimensions70 x 37 x 21 cm max. (height x width x depth)
No. of items
Purchased with the assistance of the MLA/V&A Purchase Grant Fund, 1995.
Museum locationGround floor | Gallery 10 | China to AD 800
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Glossary of terms
Ceramic material made of clay which is fired to a temperature of c.1000-1200⁰c. The resulting ceramic is non-vitreous and varies in colour from dark red to yellow.