Yurt or Ger with impressed cloth design
Date: Eastern Zhou, Spring and Autumn or Warring States period (5th or 4th century BCE)
Height: 6 inches (15.24 cm)
Width: 6 5/8 inches (16.82 cm)
This model of a yurt or ger shaped dwelling is covered with an impressed crisscross fabric pattern, the doorframe protrudes and the door is open. A yurt or ger is a portable tent-like dwelling, common among nomads of Central Asia and Mongolia.
Photo 1 Maria Paula Armelin, Photo 2 & 3 by Brita Helgesen