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Pair of Fu dogs
(17th century-18th century)

Medium
porcelain
Measurements
(a) 33.6 × 10.2 × 14.4 cm (Fu dog)
(b) 34.0 × 10.2 × 14.2 cm (Fu dog)
Place/s of Execution
Dehua, Fujian province, south-east China, China
Accession Number
631.a-b-D4
Department
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1947
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Gordon Darling Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
(a) Decorated with ribbons and bells, seated with its left foot on floral ball, on rectangular base. Vertical tube for incense on base. Cracking in base and ribbons. (b) Decorated with ribbons and bells, seated with its right foot on floral ball, on rectangular base. Vertical tube for incense on base broken off.