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Lidded box

Lidded box

  • Place of origin:

    China (made)

  • Date:

    1522-1566 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown
    Unknown (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lacquer, carved

  • Museum number:

    FE.46-1974

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Cylindrical box and cover. Carved red lacquer. Figures in landscape.
Red lacquer, carved on the top with a lady preenting a flower to a child in a landscape with rocks and plantains against an air diaper ground. The sides with key-fret borders.

Place of Origin

China (made)

Date

1522-1566 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown
Unknown (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Lacquer, carved

Dimensions

Diameter: 8.1 cm

Descriptive line

Woo, China, lacquer, carved

Woo, China, lacquer, carved

Woo, China, lacquer, carved

Production Note

Opinion of Wang Shixiang 9/1983: pre-Jiajing period. Well-rounded carving.

Collection

East Asia Collection

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