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Provenance

1942, William de Krafft ( b. 1878 - d. 1963), New York; sold by William de Krafft to the MFA.[see note 1] (Accession date: February 12, 1942) Notes: [1] purchased by contribution, total price for 42.394-42.395: $5,000.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds by contribution

Chinese, Ming dynasty, 16th century

Dimensions

174 x 70 x 60 cm (68 1/2 x 27 9/16 x 23 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

42.394

Medium or Technique

Cast brass with traces of gilding

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Metalwork