Covered box in the Shape of a Melon

Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Kangxi period (1662–1722)
Culture:
China
Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H. 1 1/16 in. (2.7 cm); W. 4 in. (10.2 cm); L. 5 in. (12.7 cm)
Classification:
Jade
Credit Line:
Bequest of Mary Stillman Harkness, 1950
Accession Number:
50.145.109a, b
Not on view
Mary Stillman Harkness , New York (until d. 1950; bequeathed to MMA)
Asian Art (35,454)