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Hound
Northern Wei dynasty 386 CE-534 CE

Medium
earthenware, pigment
Measurements
14.3 × 10.0 × 4.6 cm
Place/s of Execution
China
Accession Number
3238-D3
Department
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1930
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Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Thin bodied dog sitting upright on haunches, head with pointed snout facing forward ears drooping, tail curving under back leg and onto back, on rectangular base.