Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Figure of a Recumbent Qilin

Period:
style of Tang dynasty (618–907)
Culture:
China
Medium:
White clay covered with green and brown glaze
Dimensions:
H. 5 1/8 in. (13 cm); W. 2 1/4 (5.7 cm); L. 5 1/4 in. (13.3 cm)
Classification:
Tomb Pottery
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1930
Accession Number:
30.76.65
Not on view
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