Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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ruyi sceptre
  • unknown maker from China
  • ruyi sceptre, late 1800s, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • ivory
  • Object Length: 381 mm
    Object Length: 15 in
  • Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Warren H. Cole
  • On view: Loo Gallery, 401, Cabinet D2
  • 1989.0216
Label Text

Sceptre carved with floral motifs; tassel.