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Silk Yarn Salesman’s box

early 20th century

Lacquer on wood with metal hinges and lock

2 13/16 × 11 × 7 1/8 in. (7.2 × 28 × 18.1 cm)
Gift of Susan M. Yecies, B.A. 1971
2017.153.5
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Burmese
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Containers - Wood
Provenance: 

Susan M. Yecies, New York, to 2017; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2017–June 30, 2018,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/bulletin/Pub-Bull-acquisitions-2018.pdf (accessed December 1, 2018).

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.