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Paperweight in the shape of a bitter melon

Period: Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Qianlong period (1736–95)
Culture: China
Medium: Jade (jadeite)
Dimensions: H. 1 1/8 in. (2.9 cm); H. incl. base 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm); W. 2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm); D. 1 9/16 in. (4 cm)
Classification: Jade
Credit Line: Gift of Heber R. Bishop, 1902
Accession Number: 02.18.655

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