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bowl
  • China
  • bowl, 1800s, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • jade
  • Object Height: 18.5 cm
    Object Height: 7 1/4 in
  • Gift of Helen Marcy Johnson & Arthur S. Johnson
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0181
Description

Milky, light green-yellow jade Mughal-type bowl. Cylindrical bowl with spout and handle, garlanded with chrysanthemums on edge of lip. Chrysanthemums have ruby centers. High chrysanthemum design pierced foot. Chrysanthemum in interior of foot rim. Complexly conceived with much undercutting and detail.