Portable chest

Historical period(s)
Ming or Qing dynasty, 16th-17th century
Zitan wood (red sandalwood)
H x W x D (overall): 30.8 x 30.2 x 27.6 cm (12 1/8 x 11 7/8 x 10 7/8 in)
Credit Line
Gift of Yuho Tseng-Ecke in memory of Gustav E.W. Ecke, 1896-1971
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Furniture and Furnishing


China, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911), WWII-era provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • Robert Hatfield Ellsworth, Howard A. Link. Chinese Hardwood Furniture in Hawaiian Collections. Exh. cat. Honolulu. cat. 50, pp. 28, 35, p. 67.
  • Jan Stuart. A Gift of Chinese Furniture to the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. vol. 35, no. 8 Hong Kong, November-December 2004. p. 45, fig. 3.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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