Box with Design of Benkei and a Bell

Artist: Shibata Zeshin (Japanese, 1807–1891)
Artist: Ikeda Taishin (Japanese, 1825–1903)
Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: 1862
Culture: Japan
Medium: Mokume-nuri, gold, silver, red, black lacquer, takamaki-e, hiramaki-e
Dimensions: H. 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm); W. 6 in. (15.2 cm); D. 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm)
Classification: Lacquer
Credit Line: The Howard Mansfield Collection, Purchase, Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number: 36.100.171a, b

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