Tray with Design of Butterfly

Artist: Ikeda Taishin (Japanese, 1825–1903)
Period: Meiji period (1868–1912)
Date: 19th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Silver, gold takamaki-e, hiramaki-e, kirikane, black lacquer
Dimensions: W. 5 in. (12.7 cm); L. 8 in. (20.3 cm)
Classification: Lacquer
Credit Line: The Howard Mansfield Collection, Purchase, Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number: 36.100.155

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