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Asian Art

Cylindrical Container

1st century B.C.E.

Lacquered wood

5 5/16 × 4 7/16 in. (13.5 × 11.3 cm)
Gift of Audrey Lam Buchner, B.A. 1994
2002.144.15a-b
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Western Han dynasty (206 b.c.e.–9 c.e.)
Classification: 
Containers - Wood
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