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Incense box

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
early 18th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Lacquer
Dimensions:
H. 2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm); W. 1 13/16 in. (4.6 cm); L. 2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm)
Classification:
Lacquer
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1912
Accession Number:
12.134.28a–d
Not on view
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