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Vase

Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Kangxi period (1662–1722)
Culture:
China
Medium:
Red amber
Dimensions:
H. 4 1/8 in. (10.5 cm); W. 2 3/8 in. (6 cm); D. 2 in. (5.1 cm)
Classification:
Amber
Credit Line:
Bequest of Edmund C. Converse, 1921
Accession Number:
21.175.109
Not on view
Edmund Cogswell Converse , Greenwich CT (until d. 1921) bequeathed to MMA
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