Possibly Bodhisattva Avalokitesvara (Guanyin) from a set of three figures

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Historical period(s)
Late Ming or early Qing dynasty, 17th-19th century
Medium
Ivory
Dimensions
H x W: 9.5 x 2 cm (3 3/4 x 13/16 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1948.3
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Sculpture
Type

Figure

Keywords
bodhisattva, Buddhism, China, Guanyin, lotus, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Tonying and Company

Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum

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