Exhibitions/ Art Object

Box with Pommel Scroll Design

Period:
Southern Song (1127–1279)–Yuan (1271–1368) dynasty
Date:
13th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Carved lacquer (tixi)
Dimensions:
Diam. 3 in. (7.6 cm)
Classification:
Lacquer
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Vincent Astor Foundation Gift, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.276a, b
Not on view
Private collection (until sale, Christie’s Hong Kong, Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art; May 30, 2005, lot 1357, to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Met Salutes Brooke Astor," September 28, 2007–September 30, 2007.

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