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Dublin Core

Title

Wood: daigou

Description

One red-brown wood daigou comprising two separate components. One component exhibits a hook in the shape of the head of a dragon; the other component exhibits a rectangular loop into which the dragon head hooks. Obverse of both components presents elaborate serpentine relief carvings. Reverse of both components presents a carved loop but is otherwise undecorated.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

30x55mm (l x w)

Museum Ac. No.

C1956.643

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Citation

“Wood: daigou,” China, Art and Cultural Diplomacy, accessed May 25, 2020, http://rewialleyart.nz/items/show/241.