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Dove

Period:
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Culture:
China
Medium:
Nephrite, dark and light gray speckled and veined with black
Dimensions:
H. 2 13/16 in. (7.2 cm); W. 5 1/4 in. (13.3 cm); L. 2 3/8 in. (6 cm)
Classification:
Jade
Credit Line:
Gift of Heber R. Bishop, 1902
Accession Number:
02.18.417
Not on view
Heber R. Bishop , New York (until 1902)
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