Cup with Wooden Stand

Object Name: 
Cup with Wooden Stand

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Object Name: 
Cup with Wooden Stand
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Accession Number: 
Overall H: 4.9 cm, W: 10.5 cm, Diam: 6.2 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Web Description: 
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Source
Yamanaka and Co., Former Collection
Primary Description: 
Cup with Wooden Stand. Translucent white glass in imitation of jade; pressed, cold-worked. Circular bowl, with rounded, panel-molded sides, each panel bearing three relief- molded Chinese characters “寿 Shou (longevity)” in two different ways of writing; two flat ear-shaped handles, in the shapes of stylized dragons, the sides cold-worked flat; cylindrical foot rim. Cup sits on a wooden stand. Copying the form from jade cup.