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Circular papier-mâché hat box with design of dragons, clouds and lei-wen motifs in red, brown, black and gold lacquer; probably the hat box for RES.55.48

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich

Chinese, Qing dynasty, 19th century

Object Place

China

Dimensions

Overall: 27.9 x 45.1 x 37.5 cm (11 x 17 3/4 x 14 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.55.49.1

Medium or Technique

Papier-mâché, lacquered

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles