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Box and utensils for incense ceremony set

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Black lacquer decorated with sprinkled lacquer; clematis and butterfly folded incense paper design
Dimensions:
H. 8 1/2 in. (21.6 cm); W. 10 3/8 in. (26.4 cm); L. 8 1/4 in. (21 cm)
Classification:
Lacquer
Credit Line:
The Howard Mansfield Collection, Purchase, Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
36.100.149a–s
Not on view
Howard Mansfield , New York (until 1936; sold to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Japanese Textiles," 1991.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Seasonal Pleasures in Japanese Art (Part One)," October 12, 1995–April 28, 1996.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Arts of Japan," 1999.

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