Five-Lobed Carved Lacquer Tray

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Historical period(s)
Ming dynasty, possibly 15th-16th century
Medium
Carved marbled black and red lacquer (tixi) on wood core
Dimensions
H x W x D: 3.7 x 30 x 30.2 cm (1 7/16 x 11 13/16 x 11 7/8 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number
S1987.377
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Container, Lacquer
Type

Tray

Keywords
China, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Dr. Arthur M. Sackler 1913-1987

Published References
  • et al. Asian Art in the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery: The Inaugural Gift. Washington, 1987. cat. 176, p. 267.
  • Lee Yu-kuan. Oriental Lacquer Art., 1st ed. New York. p. 117.
  • pp. 76-81.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum