University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 91-32-7A
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Section:Asian
Materials:Brass
Wood
Gesso
Technique:Carved
Painted
Iconography:Woman
Musician
Lute
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Charles C. G. Chaplin, 1991

Description

Painted gesso wood statuette of female musician holding lute and wearing red, blue, green and gold robes. Metal semi circular base with vertical support with circular disc halo with floral etching. Made in China imprinted on base bottom.


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