Artist Chinese
  • Lion-headed Earth Spirit
Date late 6th or early 7th century
Medium Earthenware, paint
Dimensions Overall: 13 3/8 × 6 × 6 1/2 inches (34 × 15.2 × 16.5 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Dr. Theodore and Diana Golden
Accession Number 2001.149.2
Department Asian Art
On View Chinese Art N1DD, Level 1 (see map)
Dr. Theodore and Diana Golden (Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, USA);
2002-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)