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Rython-Shaped Drinking Cup
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Rython-Shaped Drinking Cup


Description Provenance Credit
Description Adorned with writhing felines and dragons, this cup with narrow bottom and curving profile appears to imitate horn or antler vessels.
Provenance William T. / Henry Walters Collection, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by William T. or Henry Walters

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Period
18th century
Medium
carved yellow nephrite
(Precious Stones & Gems)
Accession Number
42.245
Measurements
5 1/16 in. (12.9 cm)
Geographies
  • China (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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