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Walter C. Eells Collection

Maxey Catalog Number

WHIT-F-0047

Description

Simple and elegantly decorated with gilt hiramaki-e (raised sprinkled metal and/or pigment) peony mon (crest or sigil) loosely spaced on the solid black ground, the tightly fitting cover with beveled edges, lifting off to reveal the brightly hued red lacquered interior complimented by gilt rims. Accession File states: "11064-31 Large, octagonal black lacquer box. 10" high, 11" across, 3 gold flower designs on lid, red inside." 19th Century.

Type

Physical object

Format

Wood, Lacquer, Gold

Number of Artifacts

1

Cultural Affiliation

Japanese

Spatial Coverage

Japan

Broad Date

1800/1899

Donor

Dr. Walter Crosby Eells

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