Writing Box with Design of a Cherry Tree and Waterfall

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: 19th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Gold and silver maki-e on black lacquer
Dimensions: H. 1 13/16 in. (4.6 cm); W. 9 in. (22.9 cm); D. 9 3/4 in. (24.8 cm)
Classification: Lacquer
Credit Line: Bequest of Benjamin Altman, 1913
Accession Number: 14.40.835a–i

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