Picnic Set with Chrysanthemum Design

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: 18th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Gold and silver maki-e, gold and silver foil decoration on “pear-skin” lacquer ground
Dimensions: H. 8 5/8 in. (21.9 cm); W. 5 in. (12.7 cm); D. 9 1/2 in. (24.1 cm)
Classification: Lacquer
Credit Line: Bequest of Stephen Whitney Phoenix, 1881
Accession Number: 81.1.137a–p

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