Nationality

Chinese

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Date of Work

20th Century

Medium

Carved Ivory

Identification #

92-143

Height

16 1/2" (ball and stand)

Width

4"

Depth

4"

Collection/Provenance

Chester Fritz Library, East Asian Room

Status

Stored: S10A (Box 1)

Location

UND Art Collections Repository

Additional Information

A carved ivory puzzle ball with stand. Puzzle ball consists of several nested, moveable spheres. Ball and stand are carved with dragons and floral motifs.

Condition

Good

Condition Notes

Some cracking and discoloration

Rights

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