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Wednesday, March 2, 2011

Horse and dog - Tang Dinasty - China


An animal sits on a pad behind the saddle.
Hunters can have a dog or a cheetah with them.

 

China
Museo Arte Orientale, Torino

More on mounted hunter: Sport in the Golden Age of China, Lingyu Xie, Palmer Higgs Pty Ltd, Dec 3, 2013