East Asian Art
VaseMade in China, Asia
Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), 1785
Artist/maker unknown, Chinese
Rock crystal (quartz) with incised decoration; wood stand with silver inlay
1944-20-18a,bGift of Major General and Mrs. William Crozier, 1944
LabelThis vase was formerly in the Imperial Collection of the emperor Qianlong. It is inscribed with a poem by the emperor about the Jade Peaks Temple (Yucengsi), which is dated to the fiftieth year of his reign (1786).
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