Incense Boat


Lidded, shallow helmet- or boat-shaped ribbed body with narrow pouring lip on a circular, flared base. Conforming, ribbed-border lid has a three-knuckle hinge across center of its width. Small hole pierced through one side of body below rim. No marks.

Location: Currently not on view

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Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Library of Congress

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.61.0526Catalog Number: 61.0526Accession Number: 235052

Object Name: boat, incense

Physical Description: silver plate (overall material)Measurements: overall: 2 7/8 in x 5 1/4 in x 2 3/4 in; 7.3025 cm x 13.335 cm x 6.985 cm


Record Id: nmah_304050

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