Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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brush washer
  • China
  • brush washer, late 1700s–early 1800s, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • jade, wood, carving
  • Object Length/Width: 25.4 x 12.7 cm
    Object Length/Width: 10 x 5 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1802.a,b

Nephrite lotus flower and stem form on top of a base with filligree-type cut-outs.