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鼠婚礼蒔絵盃
One of a Pair of Wine Cups (Sakazuki) with Mice’s Wedding

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Red lacquer ground with gold and silver maki-e, black lacquer, and gold foil
Dimensions:
H. 1 5/8 in. (4.1 cm); Diam. 4 3/8 in. (11.1 cm); Diam. of foot 1 5/8 in. (4.1 cm)
Classification:
Lacquer
Credit Line:
Bequest of Stephen Whitney Phoenix, 1881
Accession Number:
81.1.583
Not on view
Signature: Senjusai-Masatsune (real name: Hirai-Matsuzoro)
Stephen Whitney Phoenix , New York (until d. 1881)
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