Inscription: Inscription on wood box is written in the style of Zheng Xie (1693–1765) "Banqiao Zhushi", and is carved with sprigs of bamboo.
Marking: Carved seal on back, "xin", (heart)
Marion Chait Howe and Allan S. Chait, New York (until 1981)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Out of Character: Decoding Chinese Calligraphy—Selections from the Collection of Akiko Yamazaki and Jerry Yang," April 29, 2014–August 17, 2014.