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Card case

Card case

  • Place of origin:

    Fuzhou (made)

  • Date:

    Early 20th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lacquer, red, on a fabric core

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Rectangular with rounded angles. Red lacquer, decorated on front and back with landscape scenes.

Place of Origin

Fuzhou (made)


Early 20th century (made)


Unknown (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Lacquer, red, on a fabric core


Height: 12.8 cm, Width: 7.3 cm

Object history note

Notes on significance: Acquired as modern Chinese

Descriptive line

Card case, Fuzhou, Fujian province, CHINA, early 20th century

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Lu Xiang 'Fuzhou Tuotai Qiqi de Gushi' (The story of Fuzhou bodiless lacquer) (Hong Kong, 1972)

Production Note

Fuzhou, Fujian province, CHINA
Factory: Shen Shao'an factory


Fabric; Lacquer




East Asia Collection

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