Asian Art

Zodiacal Disk

18th century

Nephrite

1/4 x 11 1/4 in. (0.64 x 28.58 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Bequest of Mrs. William H. Moore
1955.4.161
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Classification: 
Sculpture
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Prince Kung Collection; sold at American Art Association, New York, Feb. 27, 1913

Bibliography: 

George J. Lee, Selected Far Eastern Art in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), 16, no. 21, ill.

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