Document Box (Bunko) with Design of Cherry Trees in Bloom in Yoshino

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: ca. 1840
Culture: Japan
Medium: Lacquer with sprinkled gold and silver and relief lacquer (takamakie) and polished sprinkled gold and silver lacquer decoration (togidashi)
Classification: Lacquer
Credit Line: H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number: 29.100.681

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