High-footed lacquered tray with mother-of-pearl decoration

Historical period(s)
Ming dynasty, 16th-17th century
Medium
Black lacquer on wood core with mother-of-pearl inlay
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 6 x 40 cm (2 3/8 x 15 3/4 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number
S1987.387
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Container, Lacquer
Type

Tray

Keywords
China, lion, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), WWII-era provenance, Yuan dynasty (1279 - 1368)
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Dr. Arthur M. Sackler 1913-1987

Published References
  • Lee Yu-kuan. Oriental Lacquer Art., 1st ed. New York. 143.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum