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Gu-shaped vase
  • China
  • Gu-shaped vase, Qing Dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • nephrite
  • Object Height/Width/Diameter: 8.4 x 6.8 x 4 cm
    Object Height/Width/Diameter: 3 1/4 x 2 5/8 x 1 9/16 in
  • Gift of Arthur S. Johnson and Helen Marcy Johnson
  • Not on display
  • 1979.0018
Description

Light green nephrite vase with a cylindrical body that flares out at the top and bottom. There is a raised band around the middle which has a raised dragon design.