Box for Sheets of Paper with Design of Royal Cart and Aoi Water Plant

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Culture: Japan
Medium: Gold maki-e encrusted with mother-of-pearl on lacquered wood
Dimensions: H. 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm); W. 16 1/2 in. (41.9 cm); D. 13 in. (33 cm)
Classification: Lacquer
Credit Line: Bequest of Benjamin Altman, 1913
Accession Number: 14.40.882a, b

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