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Bowl and Stand

2009.5.16 (RS215296)

Description

Soapstone bowl in the shape of a clam shell with three clam shaped feet and custom carved wooden stand.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1900
Location of origin
China
Material
soapstone (metamorphic rock)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Containers
Places
China
Descriptive terms
carving (processes)
decorative arts
soapstone (metamorphic rock)
Vessel
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Metropolitan Moving & Storage
Quincy, Edmund, 1903-1997
Accession Number
2009.5.16
GUSN
174083

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