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Seated Lion

Period:
Tang dynasty (618–907)
Date:
8th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Conglomerate (pudding stone)
Dimensions:
H. 9 1/2 in. (24.1 cm) Base: D. 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1924
Accession Number:
24.74
Not on view
[ C. T. Loo & Co. , New York, until 1924; sold to MMA]
New York. China Institute in America. "Treasures from the Metropolitan Museum," October 24, 1979–January 27, 1980.

National Museum of History, Taipei. "Zhongguo gu dai shi diao yi shu) 中國古代石雕藝術," February 13, 1983–September 30, 1983.

Gaoxiang. Zhongzheng Culture Center. "Zhongguo gu dai shi diao yi shu) 中國古代石雕藝術," May 25, 1983–July 25, 1983.

Tainan Culture Center. "Zhongguo gu dai shi diao yi shu) 中國古代石雕藝術," August 10, 1983–September 30, 1983.

New York. St. John's University. "Chinese Buddhist Sculpture from the Wei through the Tang Dynasties," November 1, 1983–December 30, 1983.

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