Accession Nr.: 93.5.1
Type: sculpture; religious or cult object; lacquers
Date of production:
18th century
Place of production:
Materials/Techniques: wood, gilt, lacquered
Dimensions: height: 20.5 cm
A wooden sculpture of a male figure from a Chinese shrine in Huie province of Vietnam. The figure is wearing a long beard and a high-ranking official's hat. In his hands raised in front of his chest, he is holding a spherical object pierced on both sides.