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).
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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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