Brush Rest in Shape of Bamboo Stalk with Insects

Period: Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Date: 18th century
Culture: China
Medium: Ivory
Dimensions: L. 8 9/16 in. (21.7 cm); W. 1 3/8 (3.5 cm); H. 13/16 in. (2.1 cm)
Classification: Ivory
Credit Line: Gift of Florence and Herbert Irving, 2015
Accession Number: 2015.500.6.9

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