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Pouring Vessel (Jue)

19th century

Silver alloy

5 5/8 × 6 1/2 in. (14.29 × 16.51 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Bequest of Mrs. William H. Moore
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Containers - Metals

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.


S. Howard Hansford, “Pre-Anyang,” Oriental Art Magazine 4, no. 1 (1958): 3–4.

Max Loehr, Ritual Vessels of Bronze Age China, exh. cat. (New York: Asia Society Museum, 1968), no. 5.

George J. Lee, Selected Far Eastern Art in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), 2, no. 1, ill.

Ruth Spelman, The Arts of China: A Retrospective, exh. cat. (Greenvale, N.Y.: C.W. Post Art Gallery, 1977), 18, no. 3.

Mimi Gardner Gates, The Communion of Scholars: Chinese Art at Yale, exh. cat. (New York: China House Gallery, 1982), 30–31, no. 5, ill.

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.

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.