Suzuribako (writing box)

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Historical period(s)
Edo period, 17th or 18th century
Medium
Gold and pewter on stone
Dimensions
H x W x D: 5.1 x 22.1 x 22.6 cm (2 x 8 11/16 x 8 7/8 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1944.19a-i
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Lacquer
Type

Writing box (suzuribako)

Keywords
cloud, Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, landscape, moon, pine tree, willow tree, writing, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Alexander G. Mosle

Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum