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Brush Rest in Shape of Bamboo Stalk with Insects

Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Date:
18th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Ivory
Dimensions:
L. 8 9/16 in. (21.7 cm); W. 1 3/8 (3.5 cm); H. 13/16 in. (2.1 cm)
Classification:
Ivories
Credit Line:
Gift of Florence and Herbert Irving, 2015
Accession Number:
2015.500.6.9
Not on view
Florence and Herbert Irving , New York (until 2015; donated to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Extravagant Display: Chinese Art in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries," December 14, 2010–May 1, 2011.

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