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Title

Ceramic: cicada cage

Description

One glazed pale green globular reticulated ceramic cicada cage. Exterior embellished with three equidistantly spaced badges illustrating multi-coloured figures in garden landscapes. Red-brown glazed cap. Vessel body threaded through with blue string terminating in a small metal bead and ring at one end and a red tassel at the other.

Source

Rewi Alley

Physical Dimensions

53.62x72.20 mm (h x w)

Museum Ac. No.

C1956.312

Usage Rights

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Period

Qing Dynasty (1644-1911)

Collection

Citation

“Ceramic: cicada cage,” China, Art and Cultural Diplomacy, accessed October 24, 2017, http://rewialleyart.nz/items/show/1145.