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Brushpot with decoration of scholars gathering in a garden

Chinese
Qing dynasty
19th century


Dimensions

17.4 x 14.2 cm (6 7/8 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1991.198

Medium or Technique

Carved bamboo

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Scholar's objects

Provenance

Edwin Conger, first U.S. Ambassador to Imperial China and his wife Sarah Conger; by descent to their granddaughter Sarah Buchan Jewell (Mrs T. Edson Jewell), Boston; 1991, gift of Sarah Buchan Jewell to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 27, 1991)

Credit Line

Gift of Sarah Buchan Jewell