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Mortuary Figurine

Object Number:C461
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Hunan
Period: Tang Dynasty
Date Made: Tang Dynasty
Early Date: 618
Late Date: 906
Section:Asian
Materials:Clay
Glaze
Technique:Glazed
Fired
Iconography:Lokapala
Credit Line:Purchased from C. T. Loo, 1925

Description

Glazed pottery figure of a lokapala. Left arm raised. With lotus. Standing sideways. C461 through C468 is a set.

Bibliography:

[Article] Fernald, Helen E. 1925. "Mortuary Figures of the T'ang Dynasty". The Museum Journal. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. XVI. no. No. 3. pg. 153-181 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pg. 175, pg. 179View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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