Asian Art

Ring in Form of Dragon

14th–20th century

Nephrite

D. 6 1/2 in. 16.5 cm. T. 3/4 in. 1.9 cm.
Gift of J. Watson Webb, B.A. 1907, and Electra Havemeyer Webb
1940.161
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Ming dynasty (1368–1644), Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Classification: 
Jewelry
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

George J. Lee, Selected Far Eastern Art in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), 130, no. 251, ill.

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