|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
|Date Made:||19th Century|
|Iconography:||Li Tieguai |
|Credit Line:||Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul K. Addams, 1981|
A double gourd shaped coral (a) bottle with an excellent raised carved design of Li Tieguai holding a gourd from which emmanates a vapor containing a happiness bat. The gourd vine adds the idea of abundance of happiness. Originally the top was the upper part of the gourd in coral, the jade (b) top doesn't match.
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