Kuan Yin Figurine

Unidentified Tang Dynasty maker, Chinese, 618 - 906

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Tang Dynasty, 618-907

Bronze

Overall: 3 3/8 in. (8.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Evelyn A. and William B. Jaffe Fund

S.964.173.6

Geography/Culture

Asia, East Asia, China

Period

500-1000

Object Name

Ceremonial Artifact

Classification

Asia

Not on view

Inscription

Not signed.

Publication History

Leigh Ashton, An Introduction to the Study of Chinese Sculpture, London, England, 1924, Plate XLI, fig. 2, Plate XLIV, fig. 1.

Provenance

Frank Caro (1904-1980) Chinese Art, New York, New York; sold to present collection, 1964.

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