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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. "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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