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Object Number: 80-5-2
Current Location: China Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Jiangxi
Longhushan
Grave
Period: Song Dynasty
Date Made: Song Dynasty
Early Date: 960
Late Date: 1279
Section:Asian
Materials:Clay
Technique:Unglazed
Iconography:Guardian Figure
Credit Line:Purchased from the Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, 1980

Description

Figure from part of a set of 27 from a Daoist tomb in the Longhushan area of Kiangxi Province. Unglazed figure of guardian, companion to 80-5-1. Position of dragon is reversed, head (broken off) was held in left hand.


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