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Daoist Deity British Museum 0946 The seated figure of a Daoist deity holding a black pearl in his right hand, Ming Dynasty (1488-1644 of polychrome glazed porcelain from Shanxi Province, China.
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To his right is a tree stump with a dove about to land on the stump.Gayer-Anderson Cat British Museum 1019 M The Gayer-Anderson Cat, named for Major Robert Grenville Gayer-Anderson who donated it to the museum.Thanks again for the excellent service you provide.Bodh Gaya is the location of the Buddhas Enlightenment.It is glazed in the 3-color palette of the Tang dynasty and exhibits somber dignity and power.Daoist Deity Luohan British Museum 0947 On the left, the seated Daoist deity who is holding a black pearl in his right hand.The headless fragment at lower right is a representation of Telesphoros, the son of Asclepius, a demi-god who symbolized recovery from illness or injury.Made in Shanxi Province, China.Carved between 450-425 BC during the Cypro-Classical I period, the fragmentary statue is wearing a pleated tunic, a cloak over the left shoulder and a laurel wreath with a band of decorated flowers.At her feet is a hound, fawning on Ganymede, who is leaning on a stump with right hand extended.