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Title

Bronze: figure

Description

One gilded bronze figure with red and white colours on head. Four legs and six arms, two holding an object.

Source

Rewi Alley

Provenance

From an Inner Mongolian Lamasary. Gifted to Canterbury Museum by Alley in 1932 during a visit to New Zealand. In 1956, loaned to the Rewi Alley Chinese Art and Crafts Exhibition, held at the Provincial Council Chambers, Christchurch.

Physical Dimensions

63.88x58.21 mm (l x w)

Museum Ac. No.

C1957.407

Usage Rights

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Collection

Citation

“Bronze: figure,” China, Art and Cultural Diplomacy, accessed August 23, 2017, http://rewialleyart.nz/items/show/1149.