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lacquer saucer
  • China
  • lacquer saucer, late 1800s–early 1900s
  • Where object was made: China
  • lacquer
  • Object Height/Diameter: 2.1 x 9 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 13/16 x 3 1/2 in
  • Gift in memory of James H. Walker Jr., by his family
  • Not on display
  • 2006.0112
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Description

A shallow saucer-like dish of red lacquer. The outside of the vessel is plain. On the inside is a landscape painted in gold. It shows two men standing at the shore of a river. Two large sail boats approach the shore. In the distance are more smaller sail boats and mountains on the background.