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Box
Date Made/Found: 1800s
Maker: Unknown
Material and Medium: Ivory
Dimensions: Overall: 55 x 46 x 27mm (2 3/16 x 1 13/16 x 1 1/16in.)
Department: Decorative Art
Accession Number: 2007.348
This box is carved with a scene of a soldier attacking a woman and an old man with the inscription 'a fight at the city wall'. It may be taken from a book called ‘The Register of the Peerless’ by Jin Guliang. The book tells of popular figures and scenes from China’s history.
Display Location: In Store
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