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Object Number:29-235-4
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Japanese
Provenience: Japan
Date Made: 15th Century - 1904
Early Date: 1400
Late Date: 1904
Section:Asian
Materials:Clay
Iconography:Women
Children
Clouds
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:CG98-1-4 - Found in Collection Number
1891 - Sommerville Amulet/Talisman Number

Description

Brown rectangular tile with low relief design. Three women, two adults and one child, on clouds. One woman holds a bag the other figures hold fans. Framed in gold.

Bibliography:

[Book] Sommerville, Maxwell. 1889. Manual Descriptive of a Collection of Talismans Engraved on Stones and Metals of Various Countries and Epochs, Illustrative of What Man has Worn for his Protection from Accident and Disease; Also, Ancient Gems, Babylonian Cylinders, Persian Seals, etc.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania, Department of Archaeology and Paleontology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 1894View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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