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Roof Tile with Guardian Figure

A work made of earthenware with green, yellow, and black glazes.
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  • A work made of earthenware with green, yellow, and black glazes.

Date:

Ming dynasty (1368–1644) or Qing dynasty, c. 17th century

Artist:

China

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Roof Tile with Guardian Figure

Origin

China

Date

1600–1699

Medium

Earthenware with green, yellow, and black glazes

Dimensions

42.7 × 26.9 × 15.0 cm (16 13/16 × 10 9/16 × 5 15/16 in.)

Credit Line

Unrestricted Gift from Mrs. G. Swift

Reference Number

1960.738

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