University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:33-54-15
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Date Made: 19th Century - 1933
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1933
Section:Asian
Iconography:Donkey
Credit Line:Purchased from John C. Ferguson, 1933

Description

Shadow puppet of a donkey. This puppet is used in the play "A Country Lady Visiting Her Daughter in the City" (Tan Qing Jian, 探亲家). Black/tawny. Red/black tackle. Red inside ears.


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