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Bracelet: O.7-1946

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Current Location: In storage

Description

This bracelet is dark brown opaque stone with areas of russet, grey and yellow. Six semicircles in relief embrace eyes, perhaps representing cicadas enliven the surface of this bracelet. However, it was copied from an early 20th century print Tao zhai gu yu tu (Ancient Jade Illustrations from the Tao’s Studio by Duan Fang, 1861-1911).

Notes

History note: Bought from Yamanaka, Dec 1921

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 10.8 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1946) by Raphael, Oscar C.

Dating

1850 - 1900

Materials used in production

Nephrite

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Identification numbers

Accession number: O.7-1946
Primary reference Number: 167846
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 24 August 2018 Last processed: Thursday 8 April 2021

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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