China, c. 1796-1820
This large bronze jar is inlaid with silver. It is from the Qing (Ch'ing) Dynasty. From the collection of Bruce and Dorothy Brown.
China, c. 1736-1795
This red and gold carved and lacquered wood screen may not be a completely genuine piece. Items of this nature were often made up of pieces of Chinese beds. It is believed to date from the Qinlong (Chien Lung) period of the Qing (Ch'ing) Dynasty. Katharine and John Maltwood bought it in London (Rice) in June 1919.