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清中期 白玉蝠桃盒
Box in the shape of a peach

Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Date:
18th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H. 1 7/8 in. (4.8 cm); W. 2 3/4 in. (7 cm); L. 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm)
Classification:
Jade
Credit Line:
The F.O. Matthiessen Collection, Gift of Mrs. Emma Matthiessen, in memory of her husband, 1904
Accession Number:
04.6.26a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 222
Emma Matthiessen , 1904; donated to MMA
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The "Hundred Antiques"," February 18, 2006–October 31, 2006.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Extravagant Display: Chinese Art in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries," December 14, 2010–May 1, 2011.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Colors of the Universe: Chinese Hardstone Carvings," June 25, 2016–October 9, 2017.

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