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Object Number:85-37-34
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Sichuan
Jiading
Date Made: 1930's
Early Date: 1930
Late Date: 1939
Section:Asian
Materials:Ink
Rice Paper
Iconography:Dog
Face
Credit Line:Gift of Anneliese Gutkind-Bulling, 1985
Other Number:36 - Other Number

Description

Face and Dog from Tomb 8 from Shiziwan, Leshan.The face may be related to monster masks or other faces which appear through Han funerary art in Sichuan such as the one seen in 85-37-42. The reason for the presence of the dog is unclear. Black ink on rice paper. From Han tomb reliefs.

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