Roof-end Tile with Bestial Design
Unified Silla Period
Clay - Soft
Housing - Architecture sub-material - Roof Material - Roof Tile of Demon Face
H. 35.2cm, W. 23.5cm
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Yoo Chang-jong Gallery
Roof tiles with a beast design were manufactured in large quantities during the Unified Silla Period. Those made in the late 7th century and the early 8th century reached mature stage in terms of the overall shape and design. This roof tile features the close-up face of a beast, enhancing the sense of voluminous-ness.