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Jar, Lid, F54.58

Physical Description

Wooden container for holding incense. Barrel-shaped with flat base and fitted metal lid. Lid is lattice i.e. open work for incense. Rim around top and base have studded metal strip. Container has inlaid design of gold branches, leaves and flowers.


Presented by National Art Collections Fund
from the Barden Collection


Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 81 x 70 x 70mm
Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (a - Container): 69 x 70 x 70mm
Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (b - Lid): 21 x 57 x 57mm

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