Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Cricket cage

Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Date:
17th–19th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Gourd, wood
Dimensions:
H. 4 in. (10.2 cm); Diam. 2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm)
Classification:
Cricket cages
Credit Line:
Gift of George D. Pratt, 1928
Accession Number:
28.186.9
Not on view
George D. Pratt , New York and Glen Cove, NY (until 1928)
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