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Mortuary Figurine

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Object Number:C207
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Period: Contemporary
Date Made: 20th Century - 1915
Early Date: 1900
Late Date: 1915
Section:Asian
Materials:Clay
Slip
Paint
Technique:Fired
Painted
Iconography:Minister
Credit Line:The Chinese Expedition, Carl W. Bishop, 1916

Description

Mortuary figurine of a minister with a high conical headdress. Made of slate gray clay with a white slip. Fired at low heat. Remains of red painted strips. C207 through C214 are a set.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

What In the World TV Program (01 Jan 1954 - 31 Dec 1954) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] 27 Mar 1954. What in the World Television Program.. Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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