The Phoenix with Elephant Trunk: the First Study of Mythical Creature on the House Ridge of Dai Nationality in Jinghong
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- Dai nationality in Jinghong; Buddhist temple architecture; Mythical creature on the house ridge; Handmade earthenware
This paper adopts research method of anthropology of art and conducts field study on "mythical creature on the house ridge" of Dai nationality in Jinghong. Through introduction to the most representative "phoenix with elephant trunk" and other mythical creature pictures on the house ridge of Buddhist temple of Daile(Water Dai) in Jinghong, this paper summarizes usage of "mythical creature on the house ridge" in Buddhist temple of Dai nationality and current situation of handmade "mythical creature on the house ridge" as an earthenware in Dai nationality.
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TY - CONF AU - Chunji Zhang PY - 2016/05 DA - 2016/05 TI - The Phoenix with Elephant Trunk: the First Study of Mythical Creature on the House Ridge of Dai Nationality in Jinghong BT - Proceedings of the 2016 International Conference on Arts, Design and Contemporary Education PB - Atlantis Press SP - 381 EP - 384 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/icadce-16.2016.86 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/icadce-16.2016.86 ID - Zhang2016/05 ER -