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Mortuary Figurine

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Object Number:
C269
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Chinese
Provenience:
China
Period:
Ming Dynasty
Date Made:
Ming Dynasty
Early Date:
1368
Late Date:
1644
Section:
Asian
Materials:
Ceramic
Paint
Technique:
Fired
Painted
Iconography:
Musician
Man
Sheng
Description:
Grave figurine of male musician with Sheng. Movable head. Traces of black, maroon and vermilion paint. C266 through C269 are a set.
Credit Line:
Purchased from C. T. Loo
Other Number:
GETZ 4A   -   Other Number

Bibliography:

[Article] Fernald, H. E. 1926. Some Chinese Grave Figures. The Museum Journal. Volume XVII (No. 1): 75-90.
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[Catalogue] The University Museum. 1917. Section of Oriental Art. : Page/Fig./Plate: No. 4A, pg. 178
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