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Ho-ti Statue

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Description

"Ho-ti" god of wealth and fruitfulness made out of carved ivory. Sits on carved wooden stand stained a dark color. Ho-ti is depicted wearing a robe and holding beads and an unidentified object. Chinese characters on the bottom of the base and at the bottom of the carving.

Original Medium

Ivory and Wood

Size

9 cm x 12 cm x 14 cm

Origin

China

Date Information

Undated

Artifact Number

M80-006

Original Collection

Mike Mansfield Collections, Mss 65, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana

Digital Publisher

University of Montana-- Missoula. Mansfield Library

Image Credit

Image credit: Micaela Connolly, University of Montana

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