Wine Pot in the Form of a Bird

Artist/maker unknown, Chinese

Geography:
Made in China, Asia

Period:
Qing Dynasty (1644-1911)

Date:
19th century

Medium:
Rock crystal; wood stand

Dimensions:
6 x 5 x 10 1/4 inches (15.2 x 12.7 x 26 cm)

Curatorial Department:
East Asian Art

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:
1944-20-22a--c

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

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Label:
The body of this wine pot was carved from a single block of rock crystal. It is sculpted in the form of a bird, with tail feathers at the handle and a beak at the spout.