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Flying Dragon, one of a pair

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Artist Unknown (China)

Date

7th-10th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G208
Flying Dragon, one of a pair, Artist Unknown (China)
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Medium: Sculpture | Gilt bronze
Size: 6 9/16 x 9 1/2 x 1 in. (16.7 x 24.1 x 2.5 cm)
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: T'ang dynasty, 7th-10th century
Physical Description: flying dragon with curving body; long, straight tail; black mount; incised scales and details
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Ruth and Bruce Dayton
Accession Number: 2000.87.2.2
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009