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Cricket Gourd

19th–20th century

Gourd with ivory-rimmed, reticulated tortoise shell cover

6 5/16 × 2 11/16 in. (16 × 6.8 cm)
base without lid: 4 3/4 × 2 11/16 in. (12 × 6.8 cm)
Lid: 1 11/16 × 2 1/4 in. (4.3 × 5.7 cm)
Gift of Susan M. Yecies, B.A. 1971
2011.37.1a-b
Geography: 
China
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Qing dynasty (1644–1911) or Republican period (1912–49)
Classification: 
Containers - Other
Provenance: 

Susan M. Yecies, New York;

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.