Red Lacquer Bucket

 Dimensions: 9.5h x 12d
 Wood: Fir
 Origin: Suzhou
 Period: 19th C
 Catalog#: MM 902

 

This round container with a lid is made for the storage of dry or preserved food and was used in the kitchen. The container is made of wood and then coated with thick lacquer finishes so that it became airtight.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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