Box with cover, Jade (nephrite) with gold, silver, and stone inlays, India

莫臥兒王朝 嵌金碧玉花葉形盒
Box with cover

Period:
Mughal period (1526–1858)
Date:
18th–19th century
Culture:
India
Medium:
Jade (nephrite) with gold, silver, and stone inlays
Dimensions:
H. 1 1/8 in. (2.9 cm); W. 3 11/16 in. (9.4 cm); D. 2 9/16 in. (6.5 cm)
Classification:
Jade
Credit Line:
Gift of Heber R. Bishop, 1902
Accession Number:
02.18.786a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 222
Heber R. Bishop , New York (until 1902; donated to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "A Passion for Jade: Heber Bishop and His Collection".

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Bishop Jades," March 30, 2004–February 12, 2006.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "A Passion for Jade: The Heber Bishop Collection," March 14, 2015–June 19, 2016.