From 1947-1950 to 1991Mr. Rolf R. Jacoby (died 1989) and Mrs. Maureen R. Jacoby (died 2002), Centreville, MD and Washington, DC, acquired by Rolf R. Jacoby in Korea between 1947-1950  From 1991Freer Gallery of Art, given by Mrs. Maureen R. Jacoby in 1991 Notes: "This object, along with the others given with it, was acquired by Rolf Jacoby, the donor's late husband, in Korea between 1947 and 1950, while he served as a diplomat" (according to a note by Kate Theimer, November 28, 1995, in the object record). See note 1.
- Previous Owner(s)
Mr. Rolf R. Jacoby and Mrs. Maureen R. Jacoby
Mrs. Maureen R. Jacoby died 2002
This box probably belonged to a set of similar containers that fit into a larger round box or rectangular casket and held women's toiletry items. It bears an auspicious motif of cranes and clouds.
- Collection Area(s)
- Korean Art
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum