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Carving

Date:
18th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Lapis lazuli
Dimensions:
H. 5 7/8 in. (14.9 cm)
Classification:
Hardstone
Credit Line:
Gift of Heber R. Bishop, 1902
Accession Number:
02.18.918
Not on view
Heber R. Bishop , New York (until 1902; donated to MMA)
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