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European Sitting on a Lion

Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Kangxi period (1662–1722)
Date:
late 17th–early 18th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Porcelain with colored glazes and vermilion pigment on the biscuit (Jingdezhen ware)
Dimensions:
H. 6 5/8 in. (16.8 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Purchase by subscription, 1879
Accession Number:
79.2.11
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 201
Samuel Putnam Avery Sr. , New York (until 1879)
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