Drum (Kotsuzumi) with Design of Hydrangea and Lacquered Storage Box

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: 17th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Gold maki-e on black lacquer; leather and silk
Dimensions: Drum: L. 9 15/16 in. (25.2 cm); Diam. 3 15/16 in. (10 cm) Carrying case: H. 8 5/8 in. (21.9 cm); W. 11 1/8 in. (28.3 cm); D. 9 1/8 in. (23.2 cm)
Classification: Lacquer
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Yukikazu Iwasa, in honor of Mrs. Shizuko Iwasa, 1992
Accession Number: 1992.254a–e

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