Figure of a Man Astride a Mythical Beast, Stoneware with celadon glaze (Yue ware), China

Figure of a Man Astride a Mythical Beast

Period:
Six Dynasties (220–589), Western Jin dynasty (265–316)
Culture:
China
Medium:
Stoneware with celadon glaze (Yue ware)
Dimensions:
H. 11 in. (27.9 cm); W. 7 1/4 in. (18.4 cm); D. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Partial and Promised Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Stephen R. Beckwith, in honor of Suzanne G. Valenstein, 2002
Accession Number:
2002.478.3
Not on view
Stephen R. and Patricia M. Beckwith , New York (until 2002; donated to MMA) Stephen R. and Patricia M. Beckwith, New York (1998–present)