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Flower-shaped box with stylized chrysanthemums

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Provenance

By 1934, Charles Bain Hoyt (b. 1889 - d. 1949), Cambridge, MA; 1934, gift of Hoyt to the MFA (Accession Date: March 1, 1934).

Credit Line

Gift of Charles Bain Hoyt

Korean, Goryeo dynasty, 13th-14th century

Object Place

Korea

Dimensions

H. 4.4 cm (1 3/4 in.), diam. 11.5 cm (4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

34.69a-b

Medium or Technique

Lacquered wood inlaid with mother-of-pearl and painted tortoiseshell

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Lacquer works