Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Cup with handle

Period:
Song dynasty (960–1279)
Culture:
China
Medium:
Nephrite
Dimensions:
H. 2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm); W. 5 1/2 in. (14 cm)
Classification:
Jade
Credit Line:
Bequest of Edmund C. Converse, 1921
Accession Number:
21.175.147
Not on view
Edmund Cogswell Converse , Greenwich CT (until d. 1921) bequeathed to MMA
New York. China House Gallery. "Chinese Jade Through the Centuries from Private and Museum Collections," October 24, 1968–January 26, 1969.

Indianapolis Museum of Art. "Chinese Jades," April 26, 1971–May 30, 1971.

London. Victoria and Albert Museum. "Chinese Jades Throughout the Ages," May 1, 1975–June 30, 1975.

Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami. "Jade, East and West," January 25, 1980–March 2, 1980.

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