Box in the Shape of a Court Lady

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: 18th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Gold maki-e and colored lacquer on lacquered wood
Dimensions: H. 13/16 in. (2.1 cm); W. 2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm); L. 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm)
Classification: Lacquer
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. George A. Crocker (Elizabeth Masten), 1937
Accession Number: 38.25.156a, b

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