Sep 14, 2012
Sep 14, 2012

Tablet (gui) with Grain Pattern and Imperial Inscription

Tablet (gui) with Grain Pattern and Imperial Inscription


Translucent white jade

Overall: 22.1 x 7 cm (8 11/16 x 2 3/4 in.)

Anonymous Gift 1952.476


The Qianlong emperor's essay "On the Seal of the Old Man of the Ten Accomplishments" is inscribed on the reverse of the scepter.

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Chinese Art
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Anonymous Gift

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