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Thirteen Counters (from a set of twenty)

Twenty counters, Chinese for Export markets. Oval, mother-of-pearl, with entwined cursive letters/monogram "JL". Similar to 53.34. and .36. Initials of a member of the Lowell family of Boston?

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph Lowell

Chinese for export, about 1800

Object Place

China

Accession Number

53.35.1-13

Medium or Technique

Other; Mother-of-pearl

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Unclassified