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Box And Stand (China), 19th century

This is a Box and stand. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1927. Its medium is wood, cinnabar. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was bequest of Mary Hearn Greims. It is credited Bequest of Mary Hearn Greims.

Our curators have highlighted 4 objects that are related to this one. Here are three of them, selected at random:

  • Snuff Bottle
  • H x W x D: 8.5 x 4 x 2.6 cm (3 3/8 x 1 9/16 x 1 in.).
  • Gift of Anonymous Donor.
  • 1952-164-4-a,b
  • Snuff Bottle
  • H x W x D: 5.8 x 3.5 x 2.3 cm (2 5/16 x 1 3/8 x 7/8 in.).
  • Gift of Anonymous Donor.
  • 1952-164-6-a/c

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 33.5 x 19 x 15 cm (13 3/16 x 7 1/2 x 5 7/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Box And Stand (China), 19th century; wood, cinnabar; H x W x D: 33.5 x 19 x 15 cm (13 3/16 x 7 1/2 x 5 7/8 in.); Bequest of Mary Hearn Greims; 1927-5-26-a/f

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