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Mortuary Figurine

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Object Number:
C270
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Chinese
Provenience:
China
Period:
Ming Dynasty (uncertain)
Qing Dynasty (uncertain)
Contemporary (uncertain)
Date Made:
Ming Dynasty - 20th Century
Early Date:
1368
Late Date:
1916
Section:
Asian
Materials:
Ceramic
Glaze
Technique:
Fired
Glazed
Iconography:
Man
Description:
Grave figurine of man in green glazed mantle. Similar figures found in Ming dynasty tombs. Notes say Ming and 20th Century. C270 and C271 are similar.
Credit Line:
Purchased from C. T. Loo
Other Number:
GETZ 4A   -   Other Number

Current & Past Exhibitions:

What In the World TV Program (01 Jan 1953 - 31 Dec 1953)
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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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