Small box (kobako)

citation

Historical period(s)
Edo period, late 17th-early 18th century
Medium
Lacquer, gold and silver powder, coral and silver beads (takamaki-e, kirigane, nashiji)
Dimensions
H x W: 3.2 x 7.5 cm (1 1/4 x 2 15/16 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Gift of Fleta Kuhns
Accession Number
F1981.10a-e
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Container, Lacquer
Type

Box

Keywords
bamboo, camellia, Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, palace, pine tree, plum blossom, river, The Tale of Genji, winter, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Mrs. Fleta Kuhns

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

Copyright with museum