Pillow in the Shape of a Chinese Lion

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Pillow in the Shape of a Chinese Lion

ceramics / Song Dynasty / China

Cizhou ware, China

Place excavated:Reportedly found in Julu, Hebei Province, China

Northern Song dynasty, 11th–12th century

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高16.4 長37.7

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This pillow was modeled after a [shishi] (mythological Chinese lion). [Shishi] make up one of the main designs in Cizhou-ware ceramics.

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