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Box for writing utensils with design of plum and willow

Japanese
Edo period–Meiji era
mid to late 19th century
Artist Unknown, Japanese


Dimensions

Overall: 12.6 x 11.2 x 2.6 cm (4 15/16 x 4 7/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

21.2304a-f

Medium or Technique

Wood, decorated in gold and silver lacquer with silver foil; silvered-metal water dropper; inkstone with lacquered rim

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Lacquer works

Provenance

Lent by H. L. Higginson, Dec. 31, 1910

Credit Line

Bequest of Major Henry Lee Higginson