Tiger or po possibly, in bronze. Made in China, Han Dynasty.
3 1/4 x 6 in
Bluett & Sons, dealer; from whom purchased by William Burrell, 22 December 1913, £4.10.0; by whom gifted to the Corporation of the City of Glasgow, 1944.
Bluett & Sons, Sales Day Book 3/367, 1 April 1913, stock no.1334: ‘A bronze tiger. Chou’.
Sir William Burrell, Purchase Book 1913 p.14: ‘A bronze tiger, Chou Dynasty’.