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Small Circular Box

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Artist Unknown (China)

Date

14th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
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Small Circular Box: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Lacquerware | Carved black lacquer with red and yellow layers (<I>ti-hsi<I>)
Size: 1 1/2 x 4 3/8 x 4 3/8 in. (3.8 x 11.1 x 11.1 cm)
Creation Place: China
Culture: China
Style: 14th century, Yuan dynasty
Physical Description: box carved with Guri design (scroll pattern divides lid into three sections); sides carved with curved horizontal lines; thick carving reveals several layers of lacquer
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Ruth and Bruce Dayton
Accession Number: 2001.74.2a,b
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009