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Pu-tai Ho-Shang

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Figure of Chinese Lohan. Pu-Tai Ho-Shang (white and hollow), sits cross-legged on an irregular base, hands on knees (one broken as is edge of base) robe obpen. Earbobs.

Inscription

unmarked

Provenance

By 1973, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988) NOTES: [1] From June 25, 1973, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection

English, about 1745

Object Place

England

Dimensions

7.62 cm (3 in.)

Accession Number

1988.780

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain