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Cricket Container

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Artist Unknown (China)

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Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
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Cricket Container, Artist Unknown (China)
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Gourd (Do Not Use) | Gourd, ivory, tortoise shell, pigment
Size: 7 3/16 x 2 13/16 x 2 13/16 in. (18.26 x 7.14 x 7.14 cm) (overall)
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Physical Description: gourd decorated with painted design of dogs playing with a ball and a ribbon; high domed cover with tortoise shell carved with cranes and insects amid long-stemmed flowers
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Michele and David Dewey
Accession Number: 2002.271.15a,b
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009