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Asian Art

Brush Pot, with a boy on a buffalo

16th century

Bamboo

4 × 3 7/8 in. (10.2 × 9.8 cm)
Gift of Robert Hatfield Ellsworth in memory of his mother
1982.2.4
Geography: 
China
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Classification: 
Containers - Wood
Provenance: 

Robert Hatfield Ellsworth (1929–2014), New York; given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1982

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