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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1942.185.128.A-B
Title
Jade Covered Vessel in the Form of an Archaic Bronze 'Guang' Vessel Resting on a Recumbant Mythical Beast
Other Titles
Alternate Title: 觥
Alternate Title: 'gong'
Classification
Vessels
Work Type
vessel
Date
Qianlong period, 1736-1795
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, China
Period
Qing dynasty, 1644-1911
Culture
Chinese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/205396
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Yellow nephrite, with six-character mark on the base reading 'Da Qing Qianlong Fang Gu'
Dimensions
with lid: H. 19.3 x W. 21.8 x D. 8.8 cm (7 5/8 x 8 9/16 x 3 7/16 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Ernest B. and Helen Pratt Dane
Accession Year
1942
Object Number
1942.185.128.A-B
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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