Stem Cup with Pommel Scroll Design, Carved lacquer (tixi), China

Stem Cup with Pommel Scroll Design

Period:
Southern Song (1127–1279)–Yuan (1271–1368) dynasty
Date:
13th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Carved lacquer (tixi)
Dimensions:
H. 3 5/16 in. (8.4 cm); Diam. 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm)
Classification:
Lacquer
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Vincent Astor Foundation Gift, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.266
Not on view
[ J. J. Lally & Co. , New York, until 2005; sold to MMA]
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Met Salutes Brooke Astor," September 28, 2007–September 30, 2007.