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Shadow Puppet

Object Number:33-54-42
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Date Made: 18th Century - 1933
Early Date: 1700
Late Date: 1933
Section:Asian
Iconography:Girl
Shih Kung An
Credit Line:Purchased from John C. Ferguson, 1933

Description

Shadow puppet of a girl of a respectable family. Red lips. Teeth. Braided black bun with lotus stuck in hair in yellow/red. Black chemise with open lotus pattern in red/yellow. Red pants. Green/yellow/red long sash.

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