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vase with dragons
  • China
  • vase with dragons, late 1800s, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • porcelain, enamel
  • Object Height/Diameter: 43 x 35 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 16 7/8 x 13 3/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1514

Large globular, bottle-shaped vase with a long neck and flared lip decorated with dragon motif. One large red dragon and one smaller, magenta dragon. Wave design at base in greens and white. Turquoise background with cloud motifs in colors.