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A Japanese lion dog (pair to M210)
Museum number: M211
The Soane Museum 'AB' inventory described M210 (the pair to this one, now missing) as 'A Grotesque animal, (Japanese?), plaster' and this one as 'Another, the companion to 210. Plaster'. In Soane's 1835 Description of his house he describes M210 and M211 as two 'antique heraldic monsters'.
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