Asian Art

Support in tiger form; one of a pair

8th–3rd century B.C.E.

Wood, lacquered

H. 8 3/4 in (22.2 cm ) L. 14 3/4 in (37.5 cm)
Gift of John Hadley Cox, B.A. 1935
1950.191a
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770–221 b.c.e.)
Classification: 
Containers - Wood
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

George J. Lee, Selected Far Eastern Art in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), 63, no. 99, ill.

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