Asian Art

Box with Camellias

16th century

Carved red lacquer

1 x 2 1/4 in. (2.5 x 5.7 cm)
Bequest of F. Wells Williams, B.A. 1879
1928.224a-b
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Classification: 
Containers - Wood
Geography: 
China
Status: 
On view
Bibliography: 

George J. Lee, Selected Far Eastern Art in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), 265, no. 478, ill.

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