Vase

Artist/maker unknown, Chinese

Geography:
Made in China, Asia

Period:
Qing Dynasty (1644-1911)

Date:
1785

Medium:
Rock crystal (quartz) with incised decoration; wood stand with silver inlay

Dimensions:
15 3/8 x 4 9/16 inches (39 x 11.6 cm)

Curatorial Department:
East Asian Art

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:
1944-20-18a,b

Credit Line:
Gift of Major General and Mrs. William Crozier, 1944

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Label:
This 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 (1785).