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Box for Inkstone and Writing Implements (Suzuri-bako) with Geese against Mount Fuji in Moonlight and (inner lid) with Plovers by the Seashore

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: early to mid-19th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Black lacquer ground with gold and silver maki-e
Dimensions: H. 9 9/16 in. (24.3 cm); W. 8 5/8 in. (21.9 cm); D. 1 13/16 in. (4.6 cm)
Classification: Lacquer
Credit Line: Bequest of Stephen Whitney Phoenix, 1881
Accession Number: 81.1.153a–f

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