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Object Number: C677B
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Period: Qing Dynasty
Date Made: Qing Dynasty
Early Date: 1644
Late Date: 1912
Section:Asian
Materials:Teak
Technique:Carved
Credit Line:Purchased from Wanamaker's Department Store; subscription of Eldridge R. Johnson, 1927
Other Number13249/14 - Other Number
CG2000-1-201 - Found in Collection Number

Description

Rectangular base with four legs. Has 4 indentations on top. Carved in undulating style. Shiny, black substance speckled over object. Color is dark brown.


Bibliography:

[Article] Lyons, Elizabeth. 1978. Chinese Jades: The Role of Jade in Ancient China: An Introduction to a Special Exhibition at The University Museum. Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 20 (3): 4-20. : Page/Fig./Plate: 17, Fig. 21View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Fernald, H. E. 1928. The George Byron Gordon Memorial Collection of Chinese Objects in Jade, Crystal, Lapis Lazuli and Coral. The Museum Journal. Volume XIX (No. 1): 35-71. : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 53View Objects cited in this Publication

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