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Dublin Core

Title

Ivory: sculpture

Description

One creamy-white elongated carved ivory male figure posed on a short base openwork carved and pierced on the front surface with botanical patterns. Figure is depicted bearded and dressed in long flowing robes with a sword slung over his right shoulder and a Daoist fly whisk held in his right hand. Iconography consistent with Daoist Immortal Lu Dongbin.

Source

Rewi Alley

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

210x48mm (l x w)

Museum Ac. No.

C1965.132

Usage Rights

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Collection

Citation

“Ivory: sculpture,” China, Art and Cultural Diplomacy, accessed October 23, 2021, http://rewialleyart.nz/items/show/993.