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Native NameRuyi
Object Number: C148
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Chinese
Buddhist
Provenience: China
Maker: Unknown
Period: Qing Dynasty
Date Made: Qing Dynasty
Early Date: 1644
Late Date: 1912
Section:Asian
Materials:Jade
Technique:Carved
Iconography:Buddhist Symbols
Credit Line:Purchased from Spink & Son, 1915
Other NumberGETZ 124 - Other Number

Description

Ruyi scepter. Fine greenish-white jade. Carved with design of Buddhist emblems.


Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Getz, John. 1916. The Univesity Museum Exhibition of Oriental Art. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pg. 220. no. 124View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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