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Title

Instrument: cage

Description

One cicada cage. Body fashioned from yellow-brown gourd. One end capped with intricately carved botanical pattern in ivory- or bone-coloured material.

Source

Rewi Alley

Physical Dimensions

97.74x40.60mm (h x w)

Museum Ac. No.

C1957.1349

Usage Rights

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Period

Qing Dynasty (1644-1911)

Collection

Citation

“Instrument: cage,” China, Art and Cultural Diplomacy, accessed August 23, 2017, http://rewialleyart.nz/items/show/1083.