Carved panel of tomb gate - ROM2018_16528_6


Carved panel of tomb gate

Medium:Carved limestone
Geography: Yongtai Village; Beijing; China
Date: c. 1660-1700
Period: Qing Dynasty
125.7 x 214.6 x 32.6 cm
Object number: 919.1.25.F
Credit Line: The George Crofts Collection
On view
Gallery Location:Gallery of Chinese Architecture
DescriptionSome of Zu Dashou's more important sons had their own enclosed family graveyards, constructed next to their father's. This panel, carved with a mythical qilin, comes from the gate which guarded the graveyard of one of these sons.
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