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  • Dizi, Qing dynasty (1644–1911), 18th–19th century
    China
    Jade; L. 21 7/16 in. (54.5 cm)
    Gift of Rolf Jacoby, 1965 (65.149a,b)

    A jade flute would have been used by a professional musician. This example was likely made for a wealthy amateur or as a decorative subject.

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  • Dizi, Qing dynasty (1644–1911), 18th–19th century
    China
    Jade; L. 21 7/16 in. (54.5 cm)
    Gift of Rolf Jacoby, 1965 (65.149a,b)


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