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Asian Art

Small lion on pedestal

10th–13th century

Stone

2 3/8 × 1 1/4 × 1 3/4 in. (6 × 3.2 × 4.4 cm)
Gift of John Hadley Cox, B.A. 1935
1950.211
Geography: 
China
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Song dynasty (960–1279)
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

John Hadley Cox (1913–2005); Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

George J. Lee, Selected Far Eastern Art in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), 113, no. 223, ill.

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