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Lacquer Box

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Provenance

By 1918, Hervey Edward Wetzel (b. 1888 - d. 1918); 1918, by inheritance from Wetzel, Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, Chicago, residuary legatee under the will of Hervey E. Wetzel; 1919, gift of Mrs. Valentine to the MFA (Accession Date: March 31, 1919).

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, residuary legatee under the will of Hervey E. Wetzel

Korean, Joseon dynasty, 17th–18th century

Object Place

Korea

Dimensions

10.7 x 33.8 x 33.8 cm (4 3/16 x 13 5/16 x 13 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.652a-b

Medium or Technique

Lacquer with inlaid mother-of-pearl and metal fittings

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Lacquer works