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Object Timeline

1927

  • We acquired this object.

2015

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2022

Child-Giving Guanyin Figurine

This is a figurine. It is dated mid- 17th–early 18th century and we acquired it in 1927. Its medium is porcelain. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was bequest of Mary Hearn Greims. It is credited Bequest of Mary Hearn Greims.

Its dimensions are

31 x 14 x 11 cm (12 3/16 x 5 1/2 x 4 5/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Child-Giving Guanyin Figurine; China; porcelain; 31 x 14 x 11 cm (12 3/16 x 5 1/2 x 4 5/16 in.); Bequest of Mary Hearn Greims; 1927-5-45

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