Notes

University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: DC-s28. This winged lion tomb guardian (貔貅, Pixiu, Bixie) is probably located at one of the Southern Dynasties royal tombs, near Nanjing. Further information: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pixiu and https://howlingpixel.com/wiki/Liang_dynasty.



Estimated date
1923-1927
Photographer
Material
Paper
Media
Black and white photograph