Figure of prisoner

Made:
1880-1920 in China
maker:
Unknown

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Painted wooden figure depicting prisoner being starved to death in wooden cage on rectangular wooden base with glass cover, Chinese, 1880-1920

Details

Category:
Asian Medicine
Object Number:
A69107
Materials:
complete, glass, hair, metal, plaster and wood
type:
diorama
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
Glendining