Apr 14, 2021
Apr 14, 2021

Dragon-headed Stand

Dragon-headed Stand


Part of a set. See all set records

Cast brass inlaid with silver

Overall: 7.2 x 19.2 cm (2 13/16 x 7 9/16 in.)

Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund 1952.8.b


Did you know?

Each hunter's head is surrounded by a nimbus.


Themes of hunting and combat are evoked by this stand with gaping dragon heads and figures armed with swords and spears.

See also
Islamic Art
Islamic Art
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