Requires Photography

Box of two drawers with 10 ink sticks

Chinese
Qing dynasty
19th century


Dimensions

Overall: 6.2 x 13 x 9 cm (2 7/16 x 5 1/8 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1991.210

Medium or Technique

Wooden box ; dry ink

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Calligraphy

Provenance

Edwin Conger, first U.S. Ambassador to Imperial China and his wife Sarah Conger; by descent to their granddaughter Sarah Buchan Jewell (Mrs T. Edson Jewell), Boston; 1991, gift of Sarah Buchan Jewell to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 27, 1991)

Credit Line

Gift of Sarah Buchan Jewell