Small Letter Box (Ko-fubako) with Decoration of Clematis Vine

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: early 17th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Gold maki-e on black lacquer
Dimensions: L. 9 1/2 in. (24.1 cm); W. 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm); D. 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm)
Classification: Lacquer
Credit Line: Gift of Dr. Yukikazu Iwasa, in honor of Shizuko Iwasa, 1991
Accession Number: 1991.275

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