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Wofford College Art Tour
Asian Art - Hardstone II
 Ceramics I | Ceramics II | Ceramics III | Lacquerware I | Lacquerware II | Hardstone I | Hardstone II | Cloisonné | Bronze | Metal 

The College’s collection of Asian objects is intended to support the course offerings in art history and other subjects in the curriculum.  While primarily Chinese in origin, and dating from the Ming dynasty, the collection also includes objects from India, Japan, and Thailand in brass, ceramic, lacquer ware, hard stones, and cloisonné. 

 


 

Shell carving 

 
  

Sculpture 

Intricately carved clam shell 

Library,
Lower Level
 

 Description 

 

 1997.4.22 

  

Stone Figure 

Tiger-eye Liu Hai figure 

Library,
Lower Level
 
  

 Description 

  

  
1997.4.68    

Hardstone 

Jadite Pi, white and light green 

 Library,
Lower Level

Description