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Boat-shaped Dish

1912.130 (RS223339)

Description

Small, wooden boat-shaped dish with brown lacquer bottom, red lacquer interior and exterior covered with woven straw. Canted sides with crescent-shaped cut out handles.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1900
Location of origin
Asia
Material
lacquer (coating)
straw (plant material)
weaving
wood (plant material)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
baskets (containers)
Dish, Candy
Dish, Serving
dishes (vessels)
lacquer (coating)
straw (plant material)
trays
weaving
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
2 1/2 x 9 1/4 x 4 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1912.130
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Anna P. Reynolds
GUSN
24970
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