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|Date Made:||ca. 200 CE|
|Credit Line:||Purchased from C. T. Loo, 1927|
One of a pair of colossal stone winged lions (C656 and C657). The decorative treatment of the bulging chest on this piece differentiates it as the female of the pair. It has curved lines that run horizontally like jewelry, unlike the male, which has lines that run vertically from the neck down. The female has two horns while the male has only one..
Current & Past Exhibitions:
|Chinese Halls (1941 - 1966)||View Objects in Exhibition|
|China Gallery (22 Feb 2017)||View Objects in Exhibition|
|Chinese Rotunda (1968 - 22 Feb 2017)||View Objects in Exhibition|
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