Inscription: Inlaid silver mark with six characters "da ming xuande nianzhi (made in the year of Xuande [1426–35], Ming dynasty)" on base
(on the base of the incese burner) 大明宣德年製
(label on storage box) 大明宣德西藏德格製錯銀生鐵方爐
[ K. Y. Fine Art , Hong Kong, until 2006; sold to MMA]
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Red and Black: Chinese Lacquer, 13th–16th Century," September 7, 2011–June 10, 2012.