Inlaid Box for the Portuguese Market

Object Name: Box
Date: ca.1600
Geography: India, Gujarat, probably Ahmedabad
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Wood (teak); veneered with ebony, inlaid ivory, and lac
Dimensions: H. 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm) W. 13 1/2 in. (34.3 cm) D. 5 11/16 in. (14.5 cm) Wt. 40.2 oz. (1139.8 g)
Classification: Wood
Credit Line: Cynthia Hazen Polsky and Leon B. Polsky Fund, 2000
Accession Number: 2000.301

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