Picnic basket

Period: Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Date: 19th century
Culture: China
Medium: Zitan wood with metal corner mounts, inlaid with mother-of-pearl and semiprecious stones
Dimensions: H. 9 1/8 in. (23.2 cm); L. 15 1/8 in. (38.4 cm); D. 7 3/4 in. (19.7 cm)
Classification: Woodwork
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Willaim Corbus, 1977
Accession Number: 1977.262a–g

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