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Covered vase in shape of an owl

Date:
18th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H. 8 1/4 in. (21 cm); W. 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm); D. 2 1/2 in. ( 6.4 cm)
Classification:
Jade
Credit Line:
Gift of Paul E. Manheim, 1964
Accession Number:
64.143.1a, b
Not on view
Paul E. Manheim , New York (until 1964; donated to MMA)
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