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Ice Chest


Artist Unknown (China)


c. 1800

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G218
Ice Chest, Artist Unknown (China)
Ice Chest: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Furniture | Hungmu hardwood, pewter and brass
Size: 28 1/8 x 21 5/8 x 21 7/8 in. (71.44 x 54.93 x 55.56 cm) (approximate)
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: Ch'ing dynasty, 18th-19th century
Physical Description: square chest, slightly tapered at bottom; two brass straps on exterior; four stop bail handles with circular back and striking plates; interior lined with pewter, wrapped over top edge; separate wood stand has four C-shaped legs joined by humpbacked stret
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Ruth Ann Dayton Chinese Room Endowment Fund
Accession Number: 2009.34a-d
Added to Site: September 24, 2009