These images are provided for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons
License (BY-NC-ND). To license a high resolution version, please contact
our image library
who will discuss fees, terms and waivers.
Dish. Circular dish, with deep carving through black lacquer to a buff ground. Depicting two long tailed birds amid foliage and flowers. Carved, diameter 32 cm, 14th century. Yuan Dynasty (1279-1368). Chinese.