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Stand

Base

Object Number:50-13-1B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Beijing
Period: Ming Dynasty (uncertain)
Qing Dynasty (uncertain)
Date Made: 16th Century - 18th Century
Early Date: 1500
Late Date: 1799
Section:Asian
Materials:Teak
Technique:Carved
Credit Line:Purchased from H. Yatsuhashi, 1950

Description

Dark teakwood stand in the shape of a beak. Elaborate open work carving.

Bibliography:

[Article] Cammann, Schuyler V. 1950. "The Story of Hornbill Ivory". The University Museum Bulletin. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 15. no. 4. pg. 19-47 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 20View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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