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Water Well

Period:
late Yuan (1271–1368)–early Ming (1368–1644) dynasty
Date:
ca. 14th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Stone
Dimensions:
H. 6 11/16 in. (17 cm); W. 4 5/16 in. (11 cm)
Classification:
Inkstone
Credit Line:
Purchase, Anonymous Gift, 1993
Accession Number:
1993.376
Not on view
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