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    • Standing Buddha in royal attire

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    • A bronze statue of Bangkok style Buddha in royal attire with high usnisa (crown of the head) surmounted by a flame finial on top of his head. He stands on a four tier pedestal with the hand position of dispelling evil. Traces of gilt over black and...
    • Hayagriva (Garuda Form) and Consort

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    • A wrathful manifestation of winged Hayagriva (Horse-Necked One)with 2 heads, 4 arms, 4 legs, and ferocious eyes. In Hinduism he is considered an avatar of Vishnu and is worshipped as the God of Knowledge. A horse's head emerges from the flames...
    • Incense burner

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    • Ivory incense burner intricately carved with 5-toed imperial dragons. The domed cover depcits a lioness and her cub. The burner stands on 3 legs, each topped with a lion's head.
    • Hina doll set

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    • Set of Hina dolls with glazed clay ware faces. These ornamental dolls are displayed on Hina Matsuri or Doll Festival day which is celebrated each year in Japan on March 3. The dolls are displayed on multi-level platforms with specific dolls...
    • Miniature painting on rice paper

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    • Miniature painting on rice paper. A prisoner is dressed in white pants gathered at the lower leg that are covered by a full length blue robe tied at the waist with a long pink sash. He stands with one leg raised as he looks back at his guard. His...
    • Carved ivory figure of a sage

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    • Carved ivory figure of a sage carrying a chrysanthemum, a symbol of autumn and joviality. The gourd which hangs from his staff is a symbol of longevity. Stands on a wood base incised with silver.
    • Woven silk picture

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    • One of a pair (See 1995.05.17). This woven panel depicts three scenes. At the bottom, a man approaches a woman and child standing outside their home. In the middle a seated mother and a standing child relax next to a small pond. In the upper scene...
    • Kesi weaving

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    • Matted and framed Chinese kesi weaving of a Bodhisattva who holds back his robe's sleeve with one hand and tips a vase and pours out its liquid with the other. The vase is one of Buddhism's eight auspicious symbols and is referred to as the...
    • Print: Flower Seller

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    • Framed. Woodblock print. Original woodblock 'urushi-e' print of a dancer depicted as a 'hana-uri' (flower vendor). Print is hand-colored on black and white woodblock print. The particularly black color, such as the dancer's obi, is a misture of...
    • Painting: Chinese scholar with crane

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    • Ink drawing with paint. In the middle of a small boat a man sits. He is dressed in a Chinese scholar's robe and hat and is surrounded by five large books. He faces the back of the boat and the individual who has just poled the boat under a low...
    • Incense burner support by bronze figure

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    • Incense burner supported by bronze figure. The standing statue depicts a youth with his long hair knotted behind his head. He wears a loosely wrapped robe exposing his chest and stomach. A hannya mask netsuke and tobacco pouch hangs at his waist...
    • photo of two fields

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    • Photo depicts two fields intersected by an irrigation lateral near Central's demonstration farm in 1942. The farmer on the right signed up for irrigation service during the first year of deliveries; the farmer on the left did not. Note the...
    • photo - irrigator in field

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    • A farmer holding one of his most important tools -- a spade -- stands next to one of Central's irrigation laterals. Note the lath boxes protruding from the furrows into the lateral at lower left.
    • Agate Springs Ranch, trench

    • Agate Springs Ranch (Sioux County, Neb.)
    • "Looking north down trench toward the well (water) at Agate." A trench runs from the center foreground to the middle of the image. Dirt excavated from the trench is piled along its right. Three men dig a pit at the end of the trench while a...
    • Men stacking bundled stalks

    • Agriculture; Harvesting; Grains; Farmers
    • A man wearing coveralls and a broad-brimmed hat stands behind a stack of bundled stalks of wheat or similar grain crop. On the left a man in overalls hefts another bundle toward the stack.

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