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Scepter


Description Conservation Provenance Credit
Description This rui scepter is carved from a faintly green nephrite and is adorned with figures with an attached tassel of coral beads, a lotus blossom in gold and blue enamel and a jade ring.
Conservation

Beading repaired.

Beading repaired

Date Description Narrative
12/31/1969ExaminationRepaired.
12/31/1969TreatmentRepaired
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1907 [mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1907

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Period
18th-19th century
Medium
nephrite, coral, gilded silver, kingfisher feathers, glass, silk, and lead (?)
(Precious Stones & Gems)
Accession Number
42.272
Measurements
L: 14 in. (35.56 cm)
Geographies
  • China (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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