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Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Village deity
20th century
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Leo S. Figiel and Dr. and Mrs. Steven J. Figiel.
1977/2.68

Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Shiva, seated (small folk bronze)
1700 – 1899
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Leo S. Figiel and Dr. and Mrs. Steven J. Figiel.
1977/2.77

Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Deity with tripart crown (small folk bronze)
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Leo S. Figiel and Dr. and Mrs. Steven J. Figiel
1979/2.65

Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Folk archer
1600 – 1799
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Leo S. Figiel
1976/2.72

Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Horse (small folk bronze)
19th century
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Leo S. Figiel and Dr. and Mrs. Steven J. Figiel
1978/2.81
A wooden doll of three tiers made up of a head and body with no arms, legs or feet. Painted on the head is a face, hair, and headdress of yellow and different shades of red. The second and third tiers make up the body and have yellow, black, and red decorations.
Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Kokeshi Doll
1925 – 1975
Gift of Harold W. Stevenson, University of Michigan Professor Emeritus in Psychology
2021/1.134

Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Bodhisattva Amoghapasa (Japanese, Fûkûkenjaku Kannon)(Avalokitesvara of the never-empty noose)
1945 – 1955
Gift of Mrs. Caroline J. Plumer
1991/1.76
A wooden doll of three tiers made up of a head and body with no arms, legs or feet. Painted on the head is a face, hair, and a yellow, black, and red headdress. The second and third tiers make up the body and have yellow, black, and red decorations.
Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Kokeshi Doll
1925 – 1975
Gift of Harold W. Stevenson, University of Michigan Professor Emeritus in Psychology
2021/1.138

Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Unidentified Hindu or folk goddess, with three children (?) (small folk bronze)
1700 – 1899
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Leo S. Figiel and Dr. and Mrs. Steven J. Figiel
1978/2.104
In this image a trader and an urban worker face one another, each with his own horse carrying the fruits of his labor. The text reads "Mutual aid between the cities and the countryside."
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Door Picture: Trader and Urban Worker
1943 – 1953
Gift of Ellen and Richard Laing
2006/2.48.1-2

Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Shiva surrounded by arch and two hounds
20th century
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Leo S. Figiel and Dr. and Mrs. Steven J. Figiel
1979/2.73
This painting portrays Saito Musashibo Benkei holding a halberd. Benkei was a Japanese warrior monk, a popular subject of Japanese folklore. Here the painting is accompanied by text, which became common on images with moralistic messages poking fun at society.
Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Ôtsu-e: Benkei with a Halberd (Naginata Benkei)
18th century
Museum purchase for the James Marshall Plumer Memorial Collection
1964/2.101
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