Box with Scene of a Reception and Boys at Play

Period: Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Date: 17th century
Culture: China
Medium: Lacquer with inlays of mother-of-pearl, gold, and silver
Dimensions: H. 3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm); W. 9 7/8 in. (25.1 cm); L. 28 1/8 in. (71.4 cm)
Classification: Lacquer
Credit Line: Purchase, The Vincent Astor Foundation Gift, 2010
Accession Number: 2010.32a, b

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