Lidded bowl with lotuses, stylized dragons and characters of longevity (shou)

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Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, Yongzheng reign, 1723-1735
Medium
Blow-formed glass with wheel-engraved decoration and gilding
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 13.4 x 18.1 cm (5 1/4 x 7 1/8 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Long-term loan from the Smithsonian American Art Museum; gift of John Gellatly, 1929.8.576
Collection
Gellatly collection
Accession Number
LTS1985.1.576a-b
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Glass, Vessel
Type

Bowl

Keywords
blown, China, dragon, Gellatly collection, longevity, 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