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Small rock crystal censer with elephant head motifs

    Small rock crystal censer with angled shoulder and three elephant head and ring handles. (OF). Covered vase, 3 elephant heads with rings to neck. Height 3 3/4".(SB).

    Summary

    Object No.

    A6042

    Object Statement

    Censer, small, with elephant head motifs, rock crystal, maker unknown, possibly China, acquired 1972

    Physical Description

    Small rock crystal censer with angled shoulder and three elephant head and ring handles. (OF). Covered vase, 3 elephant heads with rings to neck. Height 3 3/4".(SB).

    History

    Notes

    Collected by Christian Thornett

    Source

    Credit Line

    Gift of CR Thornett, 1972

    Acquisition Date

    13 March 1972

    Cite this Object

    Harvard

    Small rock crystal censer with elephant head motifs 2021, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 20 September 2021, <https://ma.as/185049>

    Wikipedia

    {{cite web |url=https://ma.as/185049 |title=Small rock crystal censer with elephant head motifs |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=20 September 2021 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}

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