A Host of Dragons

Aquamanile in the Form of a Dragon Date: ca. 1200 Culture: North German Medium: Copper alloy Dimensions: Overall: 8 3/4 x 7 1/4 in., 4365.108lb. (22.2 x 18.4 cm, 1980kg) Overall PD: 8 3/8 x 4 3/8 x 7 3/16 in. (21.2 x 11.1 x 18.2 cm) Thickness PD: 3/25 in. (0.3 cm) Classification: Metalwork

Matchsafe, “Jeweled Dragon”, 1905–15. 1905–15. Gold, diamonds, emeralds, rubies.
Panel with Dragon Date: 17th century Culture: China Medium: Silk satin brocaded with silk and metallic thread Dimensions: 32 x 49 in. (81.3 x 124.5 cm) Classification: Textiles

 

 

Painting by Jacek Yerka of Poland 2011

 

dragon bridge in ljubljana Photo by Zoe52

 

Dragon by M.C. Escher