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Carved Foo Dog

1991.192 (RS20907)

Description

Small column surmounted by a foo dog; pale green stone, probably jade, with red flecks.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
Object type
Art
Places
East Asia (Asia) [general region]
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
China Trade
Chinese export
figure- and animal-derived motifs
FIGURINE, ANIMAL
figurines
Jade
Dimensions
3 x 1 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.192
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2182

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