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Sceptre

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Native Name:
Ruyi
Object Number:
C147
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Chinese
Provenience:
China
Period:
Qing Dynasty
Date Made:
18th Century
Early Date:
1700
Late Date:
1799
Section:
Asian
Materials:
Jade
Iconography:
Bat
Dragon
Bird
Fungus
Description:
Ruyi, jade scepter. Greenish white jade. Head in stylized form of fungus, surmounted by bat-dragon and bird on handle.
Credit Line:
Purchased from Spink & Son
Other Number:
GETZ 123   -   Other Number

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Chinese Jade (Rotunda Case Exhibit) ( Feb 1986 - Sep 1987)
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Bibliography:

[Book] Getz, John. 1916. Exhibition of Oriental Art. : Page/Fig./Plate: pg. 219, no. 123
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