Round box carved with auspicious characters and motifs

Chinese
Qing dynasty
18th–19th century


Dimensions

Overall: 17.3 x 45.8 cm (6 13/16 x 18 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

41.276a-b

Medium or Technique

Carved red lacquer

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Lacquer works

Provenance

Lent by Miss Mary S. Ames, April 10, 1903. Ret'd Aug. 29, 1923. Relent by Mrs. Louis A. Frothingham, April 7, 1938.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Louis A. Frothingham