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Square tray with dated inscription

Chinese
Ming dynasty, Xuande
15th–16th century


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 14 x 14 cm

Accession Number

1991.204

Medium or Technique

Brass

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Metalwork

Markings

Nei yong between two dragons on base

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