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Object Name Box, Needlework
Year Range from 1850
Year Range to 1870
Place of Origin China
Description A CHINESE EXPORT BLACK AND GILT LACQUER SEWING BOX AND COVER
19TH CENTURY. Of oblong octagonal form with four dragon-head feet, decorated with panels of figures and buildings on foliage grounds, the interior with an inner tray, fitted compartments and a fitted drawer, with various ivory sewing implements.
Accession Number 2011.18