Zodiac figure: rabbit


Qing dynasty (1644–1911) Kangxi period (1662–1722)

Not on view

This small porcelain sculpture from a twelve-piece zodiac set would have been displayed in a residence, serving both as an auspicious decoration and as a means of dispelling evil influences.

Zodiac figure: rabbit, Porcelain, in the biscuit and with turquoise and aubergine glazes (Jingdezhen ware), China

Due to rights restrictions, this image cannot be enlarged, viewed at full screen, or downloaded.

Open Access

As part of the Met's Open Access policy, you can freely copy, modify and distribute this image, even for commercial purposes.


Public domain data for this object can also be accessed using the Met's Open Access API.