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Title

Stone: toys

Description

Two childrens toys, painted soapstone, both painted in red, black and white. A: Seated monkey with clasped hands. B: Squatting monkey, with hands to mouth.

Provenance

Gifted by Alley to Canterbury Museum during a visit to Christchurch in 1937. Likely acquired by Alley at Taian, Shandong.

Physical Dimensions

a: 74x33x25mm (h x w x depth)
b: 80x68x30mm (h x w x depth)

Museum Ac. No.

C1957.413a; C1957.413b

Usage Rights

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Collection

Citation

“Stone: toys,” China, Art and Cultural Diplomacy, accessed August 23, 2017, http://rewialleyart.nz/items/show/1279.