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jade figures of standing camels, pair
  • China
  • jade figures of standing camels, pair, Qing Dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • jade, nephrite, staining, wood
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: a: 9 x 11.7 x 4.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: b: 9.5 x 10.7 x 3.2 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: a: 3 1/2 x 4 5/8 x 1 3/4 in
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 3 3/4 x 4 3/16 x 1 1/4 in
  • Gift of Arthur S. Johnson and Helen Marcy Johnson
  • Not on display
  • 1979.0010.a,b
Description
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Exhibitions

Jade, light green nephrite camels with traces of brown stain. There is a hair-like texture on the necks. Each camel is saddled and has two humps.