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Object Number:81-23-33A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Japanese
Provenience: Japan
Date Made: 20th Century
Late Date: 1982
Section:Asian
Materials:Rock Crystal
Iconography:Animal
Credit Line:Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul K. Addams, 1981

Description

A rock crystal male (a) lion (kara shishi) with both front feet resting on a ball with a fitted wooden (b) stand. The crystal is probably from Gotemba in Japan.

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