Title

Lacquer Box

Creator

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Source

Walter C. Eells Collection

Maxey Catalog Number

WHIT-F-0030

Description

The top decorated with a single stylized chrysanthemum rendered in gilt hiramaki-e (raised sprinkled metal and/or pigment) against a solid red ground, the interior surfaces covered in black lacquer. Accession File states: "11064- 67 Red lacquer bowl, design of a single gold chrysanthemum on lid, black interior. Diam. 4 1/4" Walter C. Eells. See reverse." ["Wooden box with lid. Rounded corner, lid decorated with relief carving of toru with shrine in background. Carved from single piece of wood. 4" x 3"."] Note: this does not appear in accession file. Meiji/Taisho period.

Type

Physical object

Format

Wood, Lacquer

Number of Artifacts

1

Cultural Affiliation

Japanese

Spatial Coverage

Japan

Broad Date

1868/1926

Donor

Dr. Walter Crosby Eells

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