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Censer in the Form of an Ancient Bronze Rectangular Cauldron (Fangding)

A work made of nephrite jade.
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  • A work made of nephrite jade.

Date:

Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Artist:

China

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Censer in the Form of an Ancient Bronze Rectangular Cauldron (Fangding)

Origin

China

Date

Made 1644–1911

Medium

Nephrite jade

Dimensions

Overall: 26.4 × 13.4 × 11.8 cm (10 3/8 × 5 1/4 × 4 5/8 in.); 16.7 × 12.8 × 10.7 cm (without stand and lid) (6 9/16 × 5 × 4 3/16 in.); stand: 6.2 × 13.4 × 11.8 cm (2 7/16 × 5 1/4c × 4 5/8 in.); lid: 7.3 × 12.9 × 10.4 cm (2 7/8 × 5 1/16 × 4 1/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Morris Vehon

Reference Number

1976.157a-c

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