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Cup with Double Fish

Period:
Southern Song dynasty (1127–1279)
Date:
12th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Silver with chased decoration and gilding
Dimensions:
Diam. of rim: 6 1/8 in. (15.6 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Vincent Astor Foundation Gift, 2002
Accession Number:
2002.207
Not on view
[ J. J. Lally & Co. , New York, until 2002; sold to MMA]
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