Box and Cover
On View: Asian Galleries, West, 2nd floor (China)
This unusual ceramic box imitates carved cinnabar lacquer and woven basketry. On the cover is the character for “long life” (shou).
Box and Cover, 1736-1795. Glazed porcelain, 2 15/16 x 4 3/4 in. (7.5 x 12 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Anonymous gift, 47.219.17a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 47.219.17a-b_bw.jpg)
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