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flattened cylindrical cup
  • China
  • flattened cylindrical cup, 1700s–1800s, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • jade
  • Object Height: 7 cm
    Object Height: 2 3/4 in
  • Gift of Helen Marcy Johnson & Arthur S. Johnson
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0171
Description

Jade flattened cylindrical cup with a loop handle and supporting handle undercut. Archaistic decoration in three bands: vertical and horizontal cross-hatching, birds and whorl circles, cicadas. Finely carved gray-green nephrite with beige-brown vein through center.