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woman, ox and man carving
  • China
  • woman, ox and man carving, date unknown
  • Where object was made: China
  • wood
  • Object Height: 25.4 cm
    Object Height: 10 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1929.0044.b

Burnt umber color carving with some portions painted black. The carving is of a woman on an ox. There is a man standing on the ground beside the ox. Both hands are broken off on the woman. The man formerly held a sword in his left hand (sword broken off below sword guard.)