Ceremonial Urn

Unknowncirca 16th century

Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Los Angeles, United States


  • Title: Ceremonial Urn
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: circa 16th century
  • Location: Eastern Tibet or Mongolia
  • Physical Dimensions: Urn: 7 1/2 x 6 1/2 in. (19.05 x 16.51 cm); Lid: 5 1/2 x 6 3/4 in. (13.97 x 17.15 cm)
  • Medium: Nephrite jade with silver fittings inlaid with coral, turquoise, and lapis lazuli; glass finial
  • Object Classification: Furnishings
  • Full Title: Ceremonial Urn
  • Curatorial Area: South and Southeast Asian Art
  • Credit Line: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Lionel Bell
  • Chronology: 16th century, 13th - 15th centuries
  • Artwork Accession Number: M.83.247a-b

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