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brush rest
  • China
    active: China
  • brush rest, 1800s, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • jade
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 2.54 x 3.81 x 8.26 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 1 x 1 1/2 x 3 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1843

Light gray jade brush rest shaped like a couch with no arms or back. Rolled edge on the two of the top sides. There is openwork details in the corners.