Imperial Dragon Throne of China

Collection Type

  • Photography

GUSN

GUSN-221809

Description

In the center is an ornately carved thrown and behind the thrown is a carved screen. Each of the four sections of screens has a tablet. On either side of the photograph are two scrolls hanging from the ceiling. An ornately carved fence lines the room. In front of the thrown are steps, and on the steps are four tables, each holding a vessel.

Details

Descriptive Terms

photographs
paper (fiber product)
photographic materials
Print, Photographic

Inscription

"TRANSLATION OF THE TABLETS OVER THE / IMPERIAL DRAGON THRONE OF CHINA (printed)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P411

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

12 12/16 x 15 11/16 x 14/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.834