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Buddha's hand citron
  • China
  • Buddha's hand citron, 1800s, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • nephrite
  • Object Length/Width: 17 x 10 cm
    Object Length/Width: 6 11/16 x 3 7/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1884
Description
Exhibitions

Bulky carved piece of a group of rounded shapes with scrolled ends gathered at top like a bunch of grapes with leaves and vine. Identified as a Buddha's hand citron.