Box with Gourd Cages for Crickets

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Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, ca. 1900
Medium
Wood and cotton
Dimensions
H x W: 21.9 x 35.9 cm (8 5/8 x 14 1/8 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Collection
Robert Hatfield Ellsworth collection
Accession Number
F1984.38.12a-b
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Toy and Entertainment
Type

Cricket fighting set

Keywords
China, cricket, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911), Robert Hatfield Ellsworth collection, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Robert Hatfield Ellsworth 1929-2014

Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum

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