Sitting dog

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Historical period(s)
Northern Wei dynasty, Period of Division, early 6th century
Medium
Earthenware with traces of color
Dimensions
H x W x D (overall): 13.2 x 15.7 x 8.2 cm (5 3/16 x 6 3/16 x 3 1/4 in)
Geography
China
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
RLS1997.48.1804
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Sculpture
Type

Figure: dog

Keywords
China, dog, Northern Wei dynasty (386 - 534), Paul Singer collection, Period of Division (220 - 589)
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