Round bowl with poppies, crabapple blossoms, butterfly, bee, stylized dragons, and lotus scrolls

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Historical period(s)
Early Qing dynasty, Kangxi-Yongzheng reign, probably 1700-1735
Medium
Blow-formed glass with engraved decoration
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 8.2 x 22.7 cm (3 1/4 x 8 15/16 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Long-term loan from the Smithsonian American Art Museum; gift of John Gellatly, 1929.8.265.4
Collection
Gellatly collection
Accession Number
LTS1985.1.265.4
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Glass, Vessel
Type

Bowl

Keywords
blown, butterfly, China, flower, Gellatly collection, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Whistler's Neighborhood
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Non-exclusive license