This is a photograph of a Chinese idol in Hupeh [now Hubei]. The idol is intimidating with it's bulging eyes and six arms. Two arms hold swords over his head, two arms are in a meditative position and two lay on his lap holding objects. His pedestal is decorated with a snake.
Photographic prints 10.4 x 8.1 cm.
impa-m5892 [Legacy record ID] IMP-MKL-China-016-10-0008 http://doi.org/10.25549/impa-m5892 http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/IMP-MKL-China-016-10-0008.jpg
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