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Provenance

1912, Yingguzhai (antique shop), Beijing, China; sold by Yingguzhai to Okakura Kakuzo (b. 1862 - d. 1913) for the MFA. (Accession Date: September 5, 1912)

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund

Chinese, Qing dynasty, Late 17th century

Dimensions

5.6 x 3.1 x 3.1 cm (2 3/16 x 1 1/4 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

12.975

Medium or Technique

Carved soapstone with seal script

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Scholar's objects