Chinese Shanxi Province Pottery Dragon Head Roof Ornament
Chinese Shanxi Province Pottery Dragon Head Roof Ornament Chinese Shanxi Province Pottery Dragon Head Roof Ornament Chinese Shanxi Province Pottery Dragon Head Roof Ornament

Chinese Shanxi Province Pottery Dragon Head Roof Ornament

Ref: P2360
Hand crafted as part of a roof ornament, this large, ceramic clay figure depicts the head of a fierce dragon, used to ward off evil spirits from buildings. It displays a traditional green glaze with accents of gold. This ceramic architectural roof tile now makes an interesting sculptural accessory.
DATE
c. 1720
DIMENSIONS
Width 20 Depth 8 Height 15 in.
Pin It
address