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Title

Small Box with Cover

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Artist Unknown (China)

Date

late 15th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Small Box with Cover, Artist Unknown (China)
Small Box with Cover: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Lacquerware | Carved red lacquer (<I>t'i hung<I>)
Size: 1 9/16 x 3 1/4 x 3 1/4 in. (4 x 8.3 x 8.3 cm)
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: 15th century, Ming dynasty
Physical Description: cover and bottom carved with allover design of prunus flowers and branches against background of lines and dots; carved red lacquer
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Ruth and Bruce Dayton
Accession Number: 2001.68.3a,b
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009