University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:97-122-100
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Section:Asian
Materials:Porcelain
Ivory
Silver
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-122-100 - Old Museum Number
15469 - ANSP Number

Description

Porcelain knob with pink crackle glaze. Carved ivory stem with silver mount. The carving is composed of six sections. The two sections near the ends are of flowers and rocks. The middle two sections depict the eight immortals.


Bibliography:

[Book] Dorling Kindersley Limited. 2014. History of the World in 1,000 Objects.. London. Dorling Kindersley Limited. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 310 Middle row, rightView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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