University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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. 1950. The Story of Hornbill Ivory. The University Museum Bulletin. 15 (4): pp. 19-47. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 20View Objects cited in this Publication

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