Carved Jar & Lid

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1800-1850

GUSN

GUSN-2181

Description

Stone jar, probably jade; ovoid form with medallion incised on front; cover surmounted by a foo dog of black and brown, on carved, low black base.

Details

Descriptive Terms

carvings (visual works)
jars
carving (processes)
Chinese export
figure- and animal-derived motifs
dog (animal)
Jade
Carved
Dog
China Trade
CARVING

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1991.191A,B

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

6 1/4 x 3 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.191AB

Places

East Asia (Asia) [general region]