University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:C685A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Period: Modern (uncertain)
Qing Dynasty (uncertain)
Date Made: Qing Dynasty - 1927
Early Date: 1644
Late Date: Qing Dynasty - 1927
Section:Asian
Materials:Lapis Lazuli
Iconography:Sage
Mountain
Landscape
Inscription Language:Chinese Language
Credit Line:Purchased from Wanamaker's Department Store; subscription of Eldridge R. Johnson, 1927

Description

Lapis lazuli table screen. Carved tablet. Sages in mountain scenery. C684 and C685 are a pair. Ivory stand is C685B.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Chinese Jade (Rotunda Case Exhibit) ( Feb 1986 - Sep 1987) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[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. 61View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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