Carving: God of Longevity Figure

1942.02.0001

Photo of Carving: God of Longevity Figure

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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Carving: God of Longevity Figure   (1942.02.0001)
Classification Communication Artifacts : Art : N/A
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location Asia, East, China
Period/Date Late Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), 1880 – 1911
Culture Chinese
Location On Exhibitin the East Asia exhibit

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Height) 28.9 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 10.2 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 9.2 cm
Weight 455 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Plant--Wood
Manufacturing Processes Carved
Munsell Color Information Moderate Brown (7.5YR 3/4 ) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography

Lim Sian-tek. Folk Tales from China. New York: The John Day Company, 1944.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of Morgan Brooks
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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