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Ashtray

1971.831 (RS117811)

Description

Circular dish, applied ring foot, medium relief, surface design of dancing costumed male figure flanked by chrysanthemum blossoms.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1967
Inscriptions
Signature in Chinese characters on base.
Location of origin
China
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
bronze (metal)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
ASHTRAY
ashtrays
Bronze
bronze (metal)
Chrysanthemum
dance
Dance
figure- and animal-derived motifs
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Man
men (male humans)
Dimensions
7.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.831
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5525

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