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China Anonymous, Chinese
Kuan Yin, 17th-20th c.
9 3/4 in. x 5 3/8 in. x 4 1/8 in. (24.77 cm x 13.65 cm x 10.48 cm)

Object Type: Statuary
Technique: Cast
Period: Ch'ing Dynasty (China, 1644-1912)
Credit Line: Gift of Jean Ames' Estate
Accession Number: 86.6.6

"CHINA" is stamped on the bottom in red.

Cast bronze with gilding.

Object Description
Bronze Kuan Yin meditating on a lotus throne. The hands are positioned in a mudra, and she sits in lotus position. The figure is adorned with a necklace and earrings, and she wears an ornate crown. She has elongated earlobes, and her hair is styled in two long plaits down her sides. There is gilding applied to the hands, feet, chest and face.

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