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Signed with a dedication to Qify Daxiong (Great elder brother Qifu) Di Yuging (younger brother Yuging); seal stamped in vermillion: undeciphered. Decorated, obverse: Kingfisher on flowering lotus; reverse: three colophons. Stick: veneered with mottled bamboo with ivory or bone finial. Rim: covered in brocade. Face: obverse painted in translucent watercolours heightened with white; reverse inscribed in Chinese ink.
China (maker) (country)
Chinese (maker) (nationality)
Stick: veneered with mottled bamboo with ivory or bone finial. Rim: covered in brocade. Face: obverse painted in translucent watercolours heightened with white; reverse inscribed in Chinese ink.
height: (guards): 39
after 1701 to 1900
Purchased with a grant from the National Heritage Memorial Fund and a gift from The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum
O.9-1985 (Applied Arts)