Asian Art

Tally in the form of a Tiger

20th century

Jade (nephrite)

3 1/8 × 1 1/2 in. (7.9 × 3.8 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Bequest of Mrs. William H. Moore
1955.4.193
Geography: 
China
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Republic period (1921 - 1949)
Classification: 
Ritual Objects
Provenance: 

Otto Burchard, New York, 1931; Bequest of Mrs. William H. Moore (1858–1955), New York; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

George J. Lee, Selected Far Eastern Art in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), 129, no. 249, ill.

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