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Mortuary Figurine

Object Number:C265
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Period: Tang Dynasty
Date Made: Tang Dynasty
Early Date: 618
Late Date: 906
Section:Asian
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Fired
Iconography:Mourning Woman
Credit Line:Purchased from C. T. Loo, 1916
Other Number:Getz 4 - Other Number

Description

Grave figurine of mourning woman. Seated, hand on heart.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Exhibition of Oriental Art (12 Feb 1916) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Article] Fernald, Helen E. 1926. "Some Chinese Grave Figures". The Museum Journal. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. XVII. no. No. 1. pg. 75-90 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 75-90View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue] Getz, John. 1916. The University Museum Exhibition of Oriental Art.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: No. 4, pg. 178View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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