Rhinoceros Horn Cup

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Historical period(s)
Ming or Qing dynasty, 1600-1800
Medium
Rhinoceros horn
Dimensions
H x W x D: 9.4 x 10.5 x 13.6 cm (3 11/16 x 4 1/8 x 5 3/8 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Long-term loan from the Smithsonian American Art Museum; gift of John Gellatly, 1929.8.562.1
Collection
Gellatly collection
Accession Number
LTS1985.1.562.1
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Vessel
Type

Cup

Keywords
carving, China, Gellatly collection, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), 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