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Decorated, obverse with a dragonfly, grasshopper and beetle with flowering reeds and unidentified blue and yellow flowering plant. Reverse: blank. Stick: veneered with mottled bamboo sheath, with ivory or bone finial. Rim: brocade covered. Face: silk, painted in translucent watercolours.
China (maker) (country)
Chinese (maker) (nationality)
Stick: veneered with mottled bamboo sheath, with ivory or bone finial. Rim: brocade covered. Face: silk, painted in translucent watercolours.
height: (guards): 39.7
after 1801 to 1900
Purchased with a grant from the National Heritage Memorial Fund and a gift from The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum
O.67-1985 (Applied Arts)