Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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landscape
  • China
  • landscape, 1800s, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • amber (resinite), carving
  • Object Length: 16.5 cm
    Object Length: 6 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • On view: Simons Gallery, 316, C9
  • 1928.2961.a,b
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A natural piece of Baltic amber (yellow orange in color) in the shape of a mountain and carved with two sages under a pine tree. Wooden stand depicts a rocky landscape.