Asian Art

Side of a Coffin

14th–16th century

Stone

20 3/4 x 31 7/8 x 1 5/8 in. (52.705 x 80.963 x 4.128 cm)
Gift of the Rubin-Ladd Foundation under the bequest of Ester R. Portnow
2006.240.5
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Classification: 
Sculpture
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Purchased in August 2004 by The Rubin - Ladd Foundation, NY (Georgetown, CT); TK Asian Antiquities, Williamsburg, VA and NY, NY

Bibliography: 

Michael C. Teller, Offering Vessels of Yunnan (Williamsburg, Va.: TK Asian Antiquities, 2004).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.