Pouring Vessel (Jue) Maker: Unknown


Silver alloy


5 5/8 × 6 1/2 in. (14.29 × 16.51 cm)

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Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Bequest of Mrs. William H. Moore

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Qing dynasty (1644–1911)


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A.W. Bahr Collection, New York; sold through N.E. Montross, New York, 1918; Bequest of Mrs. William H. Moore (1858–1955), New York; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

  • David Ake Sensabaugh, The Scholar as Collector: Chinese Art at Yale, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2004), 12–13, 42, no. 5, fig. 4.
  • Mimi Gardner Gates, The Communion of Scholars: Chinese Art at Yale, exh. cat. (New York: China House Gallery, 1982), 30–31, no. 5, ill.
  • Ruth Spelman, The Arts of China: A Retrospective, exh. cat. (Greenvale, N.Y.: C.W. Post Art Gallery, 1977), 18, no. 3.
  • George J. Lee, Selected Far Eastern Art in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), 2, no. 1, ill.
  • Max Loehr, Ritual Vessels of Bronze Age China, exh. cat. (New York: Asia Society and Museum, 1968), no. 5.
  • S. Howard Hansford, "Pre-Anyang," Oriental Art Magazine 4, no. 1 (1958): 3–4.

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