Animal-faced tomb guardian

Published/Created:
China, Hubei Province: Jiangling, Jiudian Tombs: M294, head chamber (archaeological site)
ca. 350-300 BCE
Physical Description:
H: 56.8 cm
painted wood and antler
Variant Titles:
兽面镇墓兽
Topics:
Sculpture -- China -- Zhou dynasty, ca. 1100-256 BCE -- (YVRC)
Culture:
Chu state
Warring States period, ca. 470-221 BCE
Accession Number:
chinese-0205
Genre:
drawings (AAT)
funerary objects (AAT)
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Furnishings & Decorative Arts
Paintings & Drawings
Tools, Equipment & Instruments
Rights:
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Access Restrictions:
Yale Community Only
Source Note:
Jiangling Jiudian dong Zhou mu, 1995, p.304
江陵九店东周墓, 1995, p.304
Yale Collection:
Visual Resources Collection, Asian Collection
Digital Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Local Record Number:
Portfolio Item ID: 248899
OID:
518912
PID:
digcoll:2124549