Statue of goddess Kwannon

Made:
1801-1900 in Japan
maker:
Unknown

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Carved wooden statue of standing female deity, depicts Kwannon the Japanese manifestation of popular Chinese god Kuan Yin, holds basket of fish, Japanese, 1801-1900

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Category:
Oriental Medicine
Object Number:
A658042
Materials:
boxwood, complete
type:
statue
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • sculpture
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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