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清 水晶天雞尊
Covered vessel in the shape of a bird

Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Date:
18th–19th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Rock crystal
Dimensions:
H. 3 in. (7.6 cm); W. 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm); D. 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm)
Classification:
Hardstone
Credit Line:
Gift of Heber R. Bishop, 1902
Accession Number:
02.18.838a, 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. "Colors of the Universe: Chinese Hardstone Carvings," June 16, 2012–January 6, 2013.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Colors of the Universe: Chinese Hardstone Carvings," December 11, 2013–July 6, 2014.

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

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Colors of the Universe: Chinese Hardstone Carvings," June 25, 2016–October 9, 2017.

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