Maker(s)
Artist: Shiqiao
Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, 17th-early 19th century
Medium
Agalmatolite
Dimensions
H x W x D: 4.2 x 7.3 x 14.6 cm (1 5/8 x 2 7/8 x 5 3/4 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Transfer from the Department of Mineral Sciences, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC
Accession Number
S1995.94
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Sculpture, Stone
Type

Figure

Keywords
China, mythological animal, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911), tortoise, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

National Museum of Natural History, Department of Anthropology, Smithsonian Institution

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

Copyright with museum