Asian Art

Model of a Lizard

5th–3rd century B.C.E.

Glass with decayed and encrusted surfaces

L. 6 1/4 in. (15.9 cm.) W. 1 1/4 in. (3.2 cm.)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Bequest of Mrs. William H. Moore
1955.6.325
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Eastern Zhou, Warring States Period (475–221 B.C.E)
Classification: 
Sculpture
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), 17–18, no. 23, ill.

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