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Box with Folded Brocade Pattern

Period:
Meiji period (1868–1912)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Gold and silver maki-e on gold lacquer
Dimensions:
H. 3/4 in. (1.9 cm); W. 2 7/8 (7.3 cm); D. 4 in. (10.2 cm)
Classification:
Lacquer
Credit Line:
Bequest of Stephen Whitney Phoenix, 1881
Accession Number:
81.1.192
Not on view
Stephen Whitney Phoenix , New York (until d. 1881)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "A Sensitivity to the Seasons: Spring and Summer," December 17, 2005–June 4, 2006.

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