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Writing Box with Dragons amid Clouds, Fitted with Small Containers for Ink

A work made of porcelain with underglaze molded decoration.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of porcelain with underglaze molded decoration.

Date:

Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Qianlong reign mark and period (1736–1795)

Artist:

China

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 134

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Writing Box with Dragons amid Clouds, Fitted with Small Containers for Ink

Place

China (Artist's nationality:)

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1736–1795

Medium

Porcelain with underglaze molded decoration

Dimensions

5.6 × 22.1 × 6.5 cm (2 3/16 × 8 11/16 × 2 9/16 in.)

Credit Line

Samuel M. Nickerson Fund

Reference Number

1953.308

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