Document box

citation

Historical period(s)
Momoyama or Edo period, 17th century
Medium
Lacquer over wood with mother of pearl inlay
Dimensions
H x W x D: 8.2 x 44 x 12.6 cm (3 1/4 x 17 5/16 x 4 15/16 in)
Geography
Japan, Okinawa prefecture, Naha, Ryukyu Islands
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1973.9a-e
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Container, Lacquer
Type

Box

Keywords
bamboo, Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, Momoyama period (1573 - 1615), pine tree, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Alice Boney 1901 - 1988

Published References
  • Julia Murray. A Decade of Discovery: Selected Acquisitions 1970-1980. Exh. cat. Washington, 1979. cat. 77, p. 98-99.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum