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turtle, clay

Object / Artefact › World/Ethnology
  • Description
    clay turtle painted pink and brown, possibly a toy, ' as sold to pilgrims in Mathura'
    pink coloured turtle with brown and pink shell and red face marking
  • Place
  • Other Number
    46673, 1974.154, 10
  • Accession number
    1974.154
  • Accession date
    1 November 1974
  • Collection area
  • Item count
    1
  • Record richness
turtle, clay, 1974.154, 46673, 10, Photographed by Richard Ng, digital, 30 Aug 2017, © Auckland Museum CC BY
turtle, clay, 1974.154, 46673, 10, Photographed by Richard… … Read more

Artefact

  • Credit
    gift of Mr A G W and Mrs Margaret M Dunningham, Point Wells, 1974, collection of Auckland War Memorial Museum, 1974.154, 46673
  • Collection
  • Production
    unknown
    India
    Unknown
    not researched
  • Consists of
    • 0 - Whole › clay
      clay
    • 0 - Whole › paint
  • Dimensions
    • 0 - Whole length : 130mm
    • 0 - Whole width : 88mm
    • 0 - Whole height : 45mm
  • Classification
    Chenhall Nomenclature (Nomenclature)
    › 08 Communication Artifacts (Category)
    › Art (Classification)
    › Sculpture (Primary Term)
    › Statue (Secondary Term)
    › Figurine (Tertiary Term)
  • Record created
    3 November 1997

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