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Object Number: C270
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Period: Ming Dynasty (uncertain)
Qing Dynasty (uncertain)
Contemporary (uncertain)
Date Made: Ming Dynasty - 20th Century
Early Date: 1368
Late Date: 1916
Section:Asian
Materials:Ceramic
Glaze
Technique:Fired
Glazed
Iconography:Man
Credit Line:Purchased from C. T. Loo, 1916
Other NumberGETZ 4A - Other Number

Description

Grave figurine of man in green glazed mantle. Similar figures found in Ming dynasty tombs. Notes say Ming and 20th Century. C270 and C271 are similar.


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Bibliography:

[Article] Fernald, H. E. 1926. Some Chinese Grave Figures. The Museum Journal. Volume XVII (No. 1): 75-90. Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue] Getz, John. 1917. The University Museum Section of Oriental Art. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: No. 4A, pg. 178View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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