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Dragon-form Tile Roof Ridge Terminal, Late 16th-early 17th century
Alternate Title: Animal ornament placed at the end of the main roof ridge
Chinese

Glazed stoneware
Overall: 58 3/4 inches (149.23 cm) A (front piece): 26 1/2 x 22 inches (67.31 x 55.88 cm) B (back piece): 22 1/2 x 16 inches (57.15 x 40.64 cm) C (middle piece): 16 1/2 x 26 inches (41.91 x 66.04 cm) D (top piece): 17 3/4 x 39 1/2 inches (45.09 x 100.33 cm)

Purchase: the Asian Art Acquisition Fund in memory of Laurence Sickman, 2000.7.A-D

Location: Not on view

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