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large round covered box
  • China
  • large round covered box, Tongzhi period (1862–1874), Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • porcelain, overglazing, enamel, gilding
  • Object Diameter: 37.5 cm
    Object Diameter: 14 3/4 in
  • Bequest of Helen Foresman Spencer
  • Not on display
  • 1982.0182.a,b

Large white circular box with dome cover. Decorated all over with floral motifs. Four character reign marks on base (Tung tai nien chih).