Asian Art

Circular Box with Dragons

18th century

Carved red lacquer on wood.

3 × 7 1/4 in. (7.62 × 18.42 cm)
Gift of Edward H. Dunlap, B.A. 1934
1983.55.12
Geography: 
China
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Classification: 
Containers - Lacquer
Provenance: 

Edward H. Dunlap (1894–1942), possibly New Jersey; given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1983

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