Pair of entwined serpents with human heads

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Historical period(s)
Southern Song dynasty, 12th-late 13th century
Medium
Earthenware with lead glazes
Dimensions
H x W x D (overall): 7.5 x 16 x 6.3 cm (2 15/16 x 6 5/16 x 2 1/2 in)
Geography
China, Sichuan province
Credit Line
The Dr. Paul Singer Collection of Chinese Art of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; a joint gift of the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, Paul Singer, the AMS Foundation for the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, and the Children of Arthur M. Sackler
Collection
Paul Singer collection
Accession Number
RLS1997.48.1655
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Sculpture
Type

Figure

Keywords
China, Paul Singer collection, Southern Song dynasty (1127 - 1279)
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Dr. Paul Singer 1904-1997

Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum