University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:81-23-22A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Date Made: 19th Century
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 19th Century
Section:Asian
Materials:Nephrite Jade
Credit Line:Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul K. Addams, 1981

Description

Off-white nephrite jade carving of a boy with a lotus flower across his shoulders and standing on a box; with so many misunderstood elements that it must be Japanese or European in origin. There is an attached stand.


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