User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Foliate covered box

Start collecting

Marks

Qianli 千里

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Bain Hoyt—Charles Bain Hoyt Collection

Chinese, Qing dynasty, 17th–18th century

Object Place

China

Dimensions

H. 3.8 x W. 6.7 cm (1 1/2 x 2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.1517a-b

Medium or Technique

Dark brown lacquer inlaid with mother-of-pearl and gold foil

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Lacquer works