Sleeping lion

Historical period(s)
Sui dynasty, late 6th-early 7th century
Medium
Earthenware with degraded lead glaze
Dimensions
H x W x D: 6 x 18 x 8 cm (2 3/8 x 7 1/16 x 3 1/8 in)
Geography
China, Possibly Xinjiang 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
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
RLS1997.48.2986
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Sculpture
Type

Figure

Keywords
China, lion, Paul Singer collection, sleeping, Sui dynasty (581 - 618)
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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