Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Vase

Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Kangxi period (1662–1722)
Culture:
China
Medium:
Nephrite, a mottling of lettuce- and emerald-green, interspersed with small patches of greenish-gray; upon one side a very large patch of color resembling mutton-fat in which there are delicate veinings of brown
Dimensions:
H. 4 5/16 in. (11 cm); W. 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm); L. 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm)
Classification:
Jade
Credit Line:
Gift of Heber R. Bishop, 1902
Accession Number:
02.18.430
Not on view
Heber R. Bishop , New York (until 1902; donated to MMA)
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