Art/ Collection/ Art Object


18th century
Chinese or Philippine
Ivory, on curved ebony base
H. (bust) 7 in. (17.8 cm); H. (base) 2 in. (5.1 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Alfred and Victoria Harris, 1975
Accession Number:
Not on view
Alfred and Victoria Harris (until 1975; to MMA)
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