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God of the North, Zhenwu

Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
late 17th century
Porcelain with turquoise and aubergine glazes
H. 9 1/2 in. (24.1 cm); W. 6 in. (15.2 cm); D. 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Vincent Astor, 2002
Accession Number:
Not on view
Mrs. Vincent Astor , New York (until 2002; donated to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Ming Furniture Room," 1998.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Re-Installation of The Ming Furniture Room," 2008.

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