Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Horn-Shaped Cup

Period:
late Ming dynasty (1368–1644)–early Qing dynasty (1644–1868)
Culture:
China
Medium:
Nephrite, light sage-green mottled with lighter spots and stained and encrusted in part with patches of dead-oak-leaf
Dimensions:
H. 3 3/4 in. (9.6 cm); W. 2 3/4 in. (7 cm)
Classification:
Jade
Credit Line:
Gift of Heber R. Bishop, 1902
Accession Number:
02.18.335
Not on view
Heber R. Bishop , New York (until 1902; donated to MMA)
Related Objects

Seated luohan (arhat) in a grotto

Date: 18th century Medium: Malachite Accession: 21.175.136 On view in:Gallery 210

Basin

Date: dated 1774 Medium: Jade (nephrite) Accession: 02.18.689 On view in:Not on view

Knotted Dragon Pendant

Date: 3rd century B.C. Medium: Jade (nephrite) Accession: 1985.214.99 On view in:Gallery 207

Water Buffalo

Date: 17th century Medium: Jade (nephrite) Accession: 36.121 On view in:Gallery 218

Boy with water buffalo

Date: 18th century Medium: Jade (nephrite) Accession: 02.18.438 On view in:Not on view