University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:38-32-2B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: North China
Period: Sui Dynasty
Date Made: 575-600
Early Date: 575
Late Date: 575-600
Section:Asian
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Guanyin
Avalokitesvara
Bottle
Pearl
Willow
Credit Line:Purchased from C. T. Loo; Subscription of A. Felix du Pont, 1938

Description

Lotus pedestal or base for a standing bronze figure of Guanyin with right hand raised holding willow branch.


Bibliography:

[Article] Jayne, Horace H. F. 1941. The Chinese Collections of The University Museum: A Handbook of the Principal Objects. The University Museum Bulletin. 9 (2-3)View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Jayne, Horace H. F. 1939. Amitabha Altar Group. The University Museum Bulletin. 7 (3)View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Jayne, Horace H. F. 1939. Chinese Art at the University Museum. Parnassus. 11 (1)View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue] 1938. Chinese bronzes of the Shang (1766-1122 B.C.) through the Tang Dynasty (A.D. 618-906) : an exhibition lent by American collectors and museums and shown in gallery D6 from October 19 through November 27.View Objects related to this Actual Citation

You may also be interested in these objects:

© Penn Museum 2018 Sitemap | Contact | Copyright | Disclaimer | Privacy |