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Tray

Period:
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Date:
dated 1431
Culture:
China
Medium:
Sentoku
Dimensions:
H. 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm); W. 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Ames, 1910
Accession Number:
10.190
Not on view
Inscription: "For use in the Emperor’s Palace". On the obverse is a poem of the Emporer Xuande dated in the 15th month of the 7th year of his reign, 1431.
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