Incense burner with indented rim, a magical multi-tailed dog seated in the well, the hole in its head used for incense sticks, brown wash on base.

Mythical Three-Tailed Dog Seated in Lotus-Shaped Basin Incense Burner

Vietnam

14th century

  • Titles Mythical Three-Tailed Dog Seated in Lotus-Shaped Basin Incense Burner (Descriptive)
  • Medium glazed stoneware
  • Dimensions 3 x 6 1/2 in. Diam. (7.6 x 16.5 cm)
  • Credit Line Collection of the Art Fund, Inc. at the Birmingham Museum of Art; Bequest of William M. Spencer III, AFI.95.2010
  • Work Type incense burner
  • Classification Containers
  • On View