THE BEATRICE HOLT COLLECTION
Tray

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Record 86/232
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Collection Beatrice Holt Collection
Description Wooden tray with carved handles. The surface of the tray is designed with a scene, most of which is inlaid, while some parts are just etched. The picture shows a farmer driving two water buffalo who are pulling water from a well. The water from the well is irrigating the farmer's field. The scene also includes trees, plants, clouds, and birds. The inlay has been done with ivory, lighter colored wood, and a blue colored material. On the back side of the tray there is a hallmark in the shape of a cloud which has been etched.
Dimensions W-10 L-20 D-1.25 inches
Category 2: Building Furnishings
Object ID 1982.0065
Object Name Tray
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Last modified on: December 12, 2013