University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 88-10-17A
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Chinese
Buddhist
Provenience: China
Period: Qing Dynasty
Date Made: Kangxi
Early Date: 1662
Late Date: 1722
Section:Asian
Materials:Ceramic
Iconography:Monk
Pu-tai Ho-shang
Budai
Credit Line:Bequest of Robert C. Alexander, 1988
Other Number302 - Other Number

Description

Smiling figure of Jolly Monk, Budai Hoshang, holding hempen bag and piece of pearl in other hand. Hollow body with reddish brown glaze. Standing on a round yellow glazed mat of palm leaves. Bottom of mat is unglazed and has mark of Kangxi. Wooden stand.


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