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Asian Art

Small carved cinnabar lacquer box

17th–19th century

Red wood, lacquered

1 7/8 × 4 3/16 × 4 1/4 in. (4.8 × 10.7 × 10.8 cm)
Anonymous Gift
1947.173
Geography: 
China
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Classification: 
Containers - Wood
Provenance: 

Private Collection, New York; given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1947

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