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Ornament: O.40-1946

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Current Location: In storage

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Description

Translucent brownish green jade with altered areas, carved in an arch shape and decorated with a crouching tiger. Perforations drilled at both ends

Notes

History note: Bought from Franck & Co. Sep. 1923

Measurements and weight

Length: 6.1 cm
Width: 1.6 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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

Materials used in production

Nephrite

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Identification numbers

Accession number: O.40-1946
Primary reference Number: 167874
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 13 December 2023 Last processed: Wednesday 13 December 2023

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

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