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Lotus-shaped Dou-dish with a Phoenix-shaped Stand

Source: hubei.gov.cn 08/11/2016 04:08:32

Lotus-shaped Dou-dish with a Phoenix-shaped Stand

Warring States Period

Diameter: 24.8cm (Dish) 24.4cm(Rim)

From the Tomb No.2 at Tianxingguan in Jingzhou

It consists of a lotus-shaped Dou-dish, the bird head, the bird claws and the snake body. Its surface is coated with the black lacquer and painted with dragon, phoenix, snake, toad and bird-feature design in red and yellow. The inside of Dou-dish is coated in the red lacquer.