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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1999.334.52
Title
Circular Jade 'Bi' Disk with Decoration of a Mother 'Chilong' and Two Cubs on the Face, and with a Stylized Grain Pattern on the Reverse
Classification
Sculpture
Work Type
sculpture
Date
19th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, China
Period
Qing dynasty, 1644-1911
Culture
Chinese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/178613
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Pale greenish white nephrite with caramel-brown staining
Dimensions
2.2 x 8.1 cm (7/8 x 3 3/16 in.)
Provenance
Shirley Nye, New York, NY, gift to HUAM
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Shirley Nye in memory of Warren E. Cox
Accession Year
1999
Object Number
1999.334.52
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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