|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
|Inscription Language:||Chinese Language|
|Credit Line:||Purchased from Wanamaker's Department Store; subscription of Eldridge R. Johnson, 1927|
Green jade table screen. One of a pair (C673-674). Qianlong period. Front scene depicts the Eight Daoist Immortals paying homage to Shou Lao, the God of longevity. A poem is inscribed on the reverse next to a phoenix. Qianlong period.
|[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. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Vol. 20. no. 3. pg. 4-20 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 10, Fig. 11||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
|[Article] Fernald, H. E. 1928. "The George Byron Gordon Memorial Collection of Chinese Objects in Jade, Crystal, Lapis Lazuli and Coral". The Museum Journal. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum. Vol. XIX. no. No. 1. pg. 35-71 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 45, 47||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
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