Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • China
  • vase, 1800s, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • lacquer, wood
  • Object Height/Diameter: 36.5 x 16.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 14 3/8 x 6 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1815

Vase with red lacquer on the outside and black on the inside. It has a slender neck that flares out at the top. Four relief panels on the body: figure fishing from junk; figure on horse and one walking; figure in chair on porch and one figure on the floor; figure with staff, smaller figure behind him with a flower.