Fubako (letter box)

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Historical period(s)
Edo period, 18th or 19th century
Medium
Lacquer
Dimensions
H x W x D: 7.5 x 9.6 x 25 cm (2 15/16 x 3 3/4 x 9 13/16 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1944.23a-d
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Container, Lacquer
Type

Letter box (fubako)

Keywords
chrysanthemum, Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, phoenix, 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