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lacquer dish
  • China
  • lacquer dish, date unknown
  • Where object was made: China
  • lacquer
  • Object Diameter: 12.7 cm
    Object Diameter: 5 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1929.0022

Red lacquer dish with gold decoration. The decoration is of a sea and a landscape. The sea is to the left. There are boats on the horizon and tall, masted junks (sailing ships) in the harbor. There are pagodas, sheds, people and trees on the land at the right.