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Asian Art

Dragon with Crystal Ball

17th–19th century

Crystal and carved ivory stand

Ball: 3 in. (7.62 cm)
Ivory Stand: 2 1/2 × 3 × 2 1/2 in. (6.35 × 7.62 × 6.35 cm)
5 × 3 in. (12.7 × 7.62 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Bequest of Mrs. William H. Moore
1955.4.180
Geography: 
China
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

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

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