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Brush Rest

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Artist Unknown (China)

Date

18th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Brush Rest, Artist Unknown (China)
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Medium: Sculpture, Stone (Do Not Use) | Natural crystal, wood
Size: 3 1/16 x 5 7/16 x 2 1/8 in. (7.78 x 13.81 x 5.4 cm)
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: 18th century, Ch'ing dynasty
Physical Description: clear naturally occurring crystal carved in the form of a mountain with five peaks and valleys; short wooden stand with four ruyi head feet
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Ruth and Bruce Dayton
Accession Number: 98.171.2a,b
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009