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Red Lacquered Workbox

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Provenance

By 1917, Denman Waldo Ross (b. 1853 - d. 1935), Cambridge; 1917, gift of Ross to the MFA (Accession Date: April 5, 1917).

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Korean, Joseon dynasty, 18th century

Object Place

Korea

Dimensions

12.5 x 30.3 x 19.5 cm (4 15/16 x 11 15/16 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.1276

Medium or Technique

Wood body with red and black lacquer and metal fittings

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Lacquer works