Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • China
  • cup, early 1800s, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • lacquer, mother of pearl
  • Object Length/Width: 5.1 x 5.1 cm
    Object Length/Width: 2 x 2 in
  • Gift of Cornelius Ruxton Love Jr.
  • Not on display
  • 1955.0096.05

Black lacquer, small square cup, inlaid with mother of pearl. The mother of pearl decoration is of rocks, water and flowers. The corners are indented. The base is square.