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Crouching Pig

Crouching Pig

Small images of pigs—a symbol of wealth in ancient China—sculpted of jade or soapstone, were often placed in the hands of the deceased to express the wish for wealth in the afterlife. Eastern Han dynasty (25–220)

Set of Ten Belt Plaques
Fitting in the Shape of a Phoenix

Fitting in the Shape of a Phoenix

Tang dynasty (618–907)

Plaque in the Shape of a Dragon

Plaque in the Shape of a Dragon

Tang dynasty (618–907)

Set of Five Plaques
Belt Fittings

Belt Fittings

From Iran, possibly Nishapur

Ornament with Deer

Ornament with Deer

Liao dynasty (907–1125)

Comb top

Comb top

Song dynasty (960–1279)

Swan

Swan

Song (960–1279)–Yuan (1271–1368) dynasty

Oval cup with feline dragons
Girdle appendage
Headdress ornament

Headdress ornament

Yuan dynasty (1271–1368)

Vase
Bird with Peach Spray

Bird with Peach Spray

late Song (420–479)–early Yuan (1271–1368) dynasty

Headdress ornament

Headdress ornament

Yuan (1271–1368)–Ming (1368–1644) dynasty

Belt Plaque

Belt Plaque

late Yuan (1271–1368) to early Ming (1368–1644) dynasty

Belt plaque

Belt plaque

Ming dynasty (1368–1644)

Hairpin

Hairpin

Ming dynasty (1368–1644)

Seal Ring with Inscription
Seal Stone

Seal Stone

Attributed to Iran

Cup with two dragons
Cup with ring handle and archaic designs
Belt plaque

Belt plaque

Ming dynasty (1368–1644)

Ornamental plaque

Ornamental plaque

Ming dynasty (1368–1644)

Belt plaque

Belt plaque

Ming dynasty (1368–1644)

Belt Plaque

Belt Plaque

Ming dynasty (1368–1644)

Reclining Child

Reclining Child

Ming dynasty (1368–1644)

Hilt of a Dagger
Top of a Sword Scabbard
Bowl

Bowl

Mughal period

Archer's Ring
Shallow Bowl

Shallow Bowl

Mughal period

Water Buffalo

Water Buffalo

Unidentified Artist Ming dynasty (1368–1644)

Flower-Shaped Bowl
Daoist Immortal

Daoist Immortal

Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Qianlong period (1736–95)

Dagger
Box with Cover

Box with Cover

Mughal period

Jewelled Dagger Handle
Butterfly
Dish

Dish

Mughal period

Dagger with Sheath
Saber
Inkpot of the Emperor Jahangir
Fantastic creature supporting a vase

Fantastic creature supporting a vase

Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Twelve Animals of the Chinese Zodiac
Two cranes holding peaches

Two cranes holding peaches

Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Bottle in the shape of a gourd

Bottle in the shape of a gourd

Mughal period (1526–1858)

Beaker with Ruyi Head Handles
Brush washer

Brush washer

Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Buckle

Buckle

Mughal period (1526–1858) or Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Dish

Dish

Mughal period (1526–1858) or Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Belt Hook

Belt Hook

Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Garment hook

Garment hook

Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Pendant

Pendant

Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Bowl with handles

Bowl with handles

Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Lotus-Shaped Cup

Lotus-Shaped Cup

Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Table Screen with Pheasant and Magnolia
Snuff Bottle

Snuff Bottle

Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Boy Riding a Hobby Horse

Boy Riding a Hobby Horse

Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Vase
Landscape with Figures

Landscape with Figures

Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Ornament

Ornament

Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Figure of a fisherman

Figure of a fisherman

Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Luohan (Arhat)

Luohan (Arhat)

Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Luohan (Arhat)

Luohan (Arhat)

Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Fantastic animal and cub
Vase with stopper

Vase with stopper

Mughal period (1526–1858) or Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Water vessel in the shape of a marriage cup
Brush-washer coupe
Fantastic animal
Bowl

Bowl

Mughal period (1526–1858) or Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Ruyi scepter

Ruyi scepter

Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Qianlong period (1736–95)

Vase
Paperweight in form of a Lotus Pod

Paperweight in form of a Lotus Pod

Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Qianlong period (1736–95)

Sword handle in the shape of a horse’s head
Champion vase

Champion vase

Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Qianlong period (1736–95)

Wall Vase

Wall Vase

Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Reclining Horse

Reclining Horse

Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Carving in the Form of a Purse

Carving in the Form of a Purse

Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Table screen with landscape scene

Table screen with landscape scene

Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Snuff Bottle with Two Boys and Lotus
Queen Mother of the West (Xiwangmu)

Queen Mother of the West (Xiwangmu)

Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Bowl with Shoulao, God of Longevity

Bowl with Shoulao, God of Longevity

Ming dynasty (1368–1644)

Bracelet

Bracelet

Mughal period (1526–1858)

Ornament

Ornament

Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Seal
Lion and cub
Dagger
Covered Vase

Covered Vase

Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Oil lamp

Oil lamp

Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Bowl in the shape of a chrysanthemum flower
Covered jar with ring handles

Covered jar with ring handles

Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Two Monkeys on Two Peaches

Two Monkeys on Two Peaches

Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Handle of a Fly Whisk
Table screen with landscape scene

Table screen with landscape scene

Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Two Mushrooms

Two Mushrooms

Qing dynasty (1644–1911)