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花熨斗蒔絵短冊箱
Poem Card (Tanzaku) Box with Flower Bouquet

Artist:
Style of Shibata Zeshin (Japanese, 1807–1891)
Period:
Meiji period (1869–1912)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Lacquered wood with gold, silver, color, takamaki-e, hiramaki-e, and togidashimaki-e
Dimensions:
H. 7/8 in. (2.2 cm); W. 2 3/8 in. (6 cm); L. 14 1/2 in. (36.8 cm)
Classification:
Lacquer
Credit Line:
The Howard Mansfield Collection, Purchase, Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
36.100.172a, b
Not on view
Signature: Signed: Shibata Zeshin (1807–1891), workshop of Zeshin
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