- late Ming (1368–1644) or early Qing (1644–1911) dynasty
- 17th century
- Wood (huanghuali, or Dalbergia odorifera)
- H. 26 1/4 in. (66.7 cm); W. 80 3/4 in. (205.1 cm); D. 44 7/8 in. (114 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Purchase, The Vincent Astor Foundation Gift, 1976
- Accession Number:
In warm weather, one would sit on the rattan mat with legs either crossed or pendant. In cold weather, quilts and cushions were added for comfort.