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Inscription

Base inscribed with 'jiawu Lu Pu zao' (made by the Lu shop in the year jiawu)

Provenance

1958, Mayuyama & Co., Tokyo, Japan; sold by Mr. Mayuyama to the MFA for $138. (Accession date: September 18, 1958)

Credit Line

Asiatic Curator's Fund

Chinese, Southern Song or Yuan dynasty, 13th century

Dimensions

H. 1.5 x L. 22.4 x W. 11.1 cm (9/16 x 8 13/16 x 4 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

58.689

Medium or Technique

Carved brownish-black lacquer

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Lacquer works