University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:C40
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Period: Ming Dynasty (uncertain)
Qing Dynasty (uncertain)
Date Made: 17th Century - 18th Century
Early Date: 1600
Late Date: 1799
Section:Asian
Materials:Porcelain
Technique:Glazed
Dehua Ware
Iconography:Bodhisattva
Guanyin
Credit Line:Purchased from T. M. Huang, 1913
Other Number:23 - Field No SF
A1468 - Old Museum Number

Description

White Guanyin, bodhisattva of mercy, in Dehua ware. Standing straight. Hands are later addition.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Exhibition of the Art of the Far East ( Dec 1914) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Article] Gordon, George B. 1914. "Chinese Ceramics". The Museum Journal. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum. Vol. V. no. No. 1. pg. 15-23 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 15-23View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Exhibition] University of Pennsylvania. 1914. Catalogue of an Exhibition of the Art of the Far East.. Philadelphia. pg. 52 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pg. 22 No. 9View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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