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Object Number:C681B
Current Location: Asia Galleries
Currently On Display
Culture:Japanese
Provenience: Japan
Period: 19th Century
20th Century
Meiji Period (uncertain)
Date Made: 19th Century - 20th Century CE
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1899
Section:Asian
Materials:Silver
Metal
Iconography:Waves
Bubble
Inscription Language:English Language
Height: 21.5 cm
Length: 41 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Wanamaker's Department Store; subscription of Eldridge R. Johnson, 1927

Description

Silver stand in the form of cascading waves. It holds the crystal sphere C681A. The stand is Japanese and has the words "Made in Japan" carved on the bottom.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Chinese Rotunda (1968) View Objects in Exhibition
Chinese Halls (1941 - 1966) View Objects in Exhibition
In A Rush? Take a Quick Tour of The Museum ( Sep 1996 - Jun 1997) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Article] Fernald, Helen E. 1928. "The George Byron Gordon Memorial Collection of Chinese Objects in Jade, Crystal, Lapis Lazuli and Coral". The Museum Journal. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. XIX. no. No. 1. pg. 35-71 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 41View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Quick, Jennifer. 2004. Magnificent Objects from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. ed. 1st. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 66, fig. 56View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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