Vase and frame

Object Number: 
1944.137ab
Date: 
1870-1900
Medium: 
Bronze, wood (teakwood)
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 3/4 x 7 1/8 in. ( 17.1 x 18.1 cm )
Description: 
Cylindrical bronze container with dense cast and engraved ornament with a rectangular band of Asian characters; green patina visible beneath base; pierced circular wood frame on stand.
Gallery Label: 
This vase is believed to have been made in the Ming Dynasty.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Alice Temple Parkin
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group