University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: C40
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Period: Ming Dynasty (uncertain)
Qing Dynasty (uncertain)
Date Made: 17th Century - 18th Century
Early Date: 1600
Late Date: 1799
Section:Asian
Materials:Porcelain
Technique:Glazed
Dehua Ware
Iconography:Bodhisattva
Guanyin
Credit Line:Purchased from T. M. Huang, 1913
Other Number23 - Field No SF
A1468 - Old Museum Number

Description

White Guanyin, bodhisattva of mercy, in Dehua ware. Standing straight. Hands are later addition.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Exhibition of the Art of the Far East ( Dec 1914)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Article] Gordon, George B. 1914. Chinese Ceramics. The Museum Journal. Volume V (No. 1): 15-23. : Page/Fig./Plate: 15-23View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Exhibition] University of Pennsylvania. 1914. Catalogue of an Exhibition of the Art of the Far East. : Page/Fig./Plate: pg. 22 No. 9View Objects cited in this Publication

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