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Phoenix Ornament

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Artist Unknown (China)

Date

1644-1912

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
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: Rare Collection of Chinese Gold Given in Memory of Charles Stinson Pillsbury
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Adornment | Gold
Size: 3 1/16in. (7.8cm)
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: Ch'ing dynasty, 17th-20th century
Physical Description: ornaments, Feng Huang (phoenixes) in flight, three tail feathers; filigree gold with heavy patina.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Mrs. Charles S. Pillsbury, Phillip Winston Pillsbury, Mary Stinson Pillsbury Lord, Katherine Stevens Pillsbury McKee and Helen Winston Pillsbury Becker in memory of Charles S. Pillsbury
Accession Number: 51.27.185.1
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009