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Large Chinese dragon roof tile, circa 1550

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Large Chinese dragon roof tile, circa 1550
Modeled as a dragon, this amber glazed pottery roof tile dates to about 1550. It is part of a Pacific Northwest collection purchased in Beijing in 1947-1948. Measurements are 58.3cm high X 57cm long X 20cm wide, or 23 inches X 22.5 inches X 8 inches. The horns are missing, there are various chips and small areas of glaze flaking. Please view the images to see these losses.

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