Belt Plaque in the Shape of a Standing Feline

Date: 4th century B.C.
Culture: Northwest China and southwestern Inner Mongolia
Medium: Tinned bronze
Dimensions: H. 2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm); W. 4 5/8 in. (11.7 cm)
Classification: Metalwork
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Eugene V. Thaw, 2002
Accession Number: 2002.201.58

The Metropolitan Museum of Art LogoEmail

Type the CAPTCHA word: