University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Native NameRuyi
Object Number:C146
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Period: Qing Dynasty
Date Made: Qing Dynasty
Early Date: 1644
Late Date: Qing Dynasty
Section:Asian
Materials:Jade
Iconography:Fungus
Credit Line:Purchased from Spink & Son, 1915
Other Number:GETZ 122 - Other Number

Description

Ruyi, jade scepter. Gray and white jade, sacred fungus form of head, on rough branch, covered with small fungus.


Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Getz, John. 1916. The University Museum Exhibition of Oriental Art.View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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