FMNH 120323.10

  • 120323: Chinese Drama case
    Photographer: John Weinstein : Field Museum
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Chinese Drama case. [10 [Ten] Courts of Purgatory] Painted backdrop is cat# 120323. Includes several masks, costumed figures on mannequins and two objects which represent torture in the first court, a woman ground between two mill stones, her feet are sticking up and a dog is licking her blood. Person who is tortured but a lotus flower sprouts from his chest to show his innocence. South end of Hall 32 China Tibet exhibits
  • 120323: Chinese Drama Case
    Photographer: John Weinstein : Field Museum
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Chinese Drama case. [10 [Ten] Courts of Purgatory] Painted backdrop is cat# 120323. Includes several masks, costumed figures on mannequins and two objects which represent torture in the first court, a woman ground between two mill stones, her feet are sticking up and a dog is licking her blood. Person who is tortured but a lotus flower sprouts from his chest to show his innocence. South end of Hall 32 China Tibet exhibits
  • Creator: Michelle Burton : Field Museum of Natural History - Anthropology Department
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: scan of catalog card
Catalog Number: 120323.10
Description: stage backdrop panel
Materials: cloth, pigment
Cultural Attribution: Han Chinese
Locality: Asia, China, Beijing, Beijing - Peking
Accession Number: [1114] Blackstone Chinese and Tibetan Expedition - 1908-1910 (Expedition)
Accession Year: 1910
Continent: Asia
Country: China
Province/State: Beijing
City/Town: Beijing - Peking
Collector/Source: Blackstone Chinese and Tibetan Expedition - 1908-1910, B. Laufer : Field Museum of Natural History
IRN: 3179419
GUID: d2e43dbc-0194-4f00-b757-abac28d284e8