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Round Tiered Box

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Artist Unknown (China)

Date

late 15th-early 16th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Round Tiered Box, Artist Unknown (China)
Round Tiered Box: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Lacquerware | Carved red lacquer (<I>t'i-hung<I>)
Size: 2 7/8 x 2 3/4 x 2 3/4 in. (7.3 x 7.0 x 7.0 cm)
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: Ming dynasty, 15th-16th century
Physical Description: cylindrical form with slightly domed cover; carved overall with lychee against a patterned ground
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Ruth and Bruce Dayton
Accession Number: 2001.68.5a-c
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009