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Paperweight

Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Qianlong period (1736–95)
Culture:
China
Medium:
Nephrite
Dimensions:
H. 2 5/8 in. (6.6 cm); W. 2 13/16 in. (7.1 cm); D. 3/16 in. (0.5 cm)
Classification:
Jade
Credit Line:
Gift of Heber R. Bishop, 1902
Accession Number:
02.18.568
Not on view
Heber R. Bishop , New York (until 1902; donated to MMA)
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