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Guardian spirit
700 CE-750 CE

earthenware (Sancai ware)
74.4 × 23.4 × 19.5 cm
Place/s of Execution
Henan / Shaanxi province, north China, China
Accession Number
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1926
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Gallery location
Asian Art Gallery - Tombs and Burial Wares
Level 1, NGV International
Physical description
Seated on platform, animal body, unglazed human head with lance projection, large ears, shoulder wings, hoofs. Amber, cream, green glaze.