Box. Made of pewter, textile (silk).
Soapstone base for an object, in the shape of clouds, is marked with this number. It has a dowel to attach it to a statue. This object also has SLOANE pencilled on the bottom.
- 1851-1900 (circa)
- Found/Acquired: China
- Height: 7.7 centimetres
- Diameter: 7.9 centimetres
- Length: 7 centimetres (steatite base)
- Height: 5.4 centimetres (steatite base including dowel)
- Width: 6.1 centimetres (steatite base)
Inscription ContentChing Shui Yung Yuanshiang
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Object reference number: RRC3625
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