Signaling Baton (Saihai) and Storage Box

Date: 18th century
Culture: Japanese
Medium: Wood, gold, lacquer, paper, leather, silver, silk
Dimensions: L. of shaft 12 in. (30.8 cm); L. of tassel 12 1/4 in. (31.1 cm); box: 16 x 8 5/8 x 6 in. (40.6 x 21.9 x 15.2 cm)
Classification: Miscellaneous
Credit Line: Gift of Morihiro and Sumiko Ogawa, in memory of Bumpei Usui, 2000
Accession Number: 2000.324.1, .2

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