Writing Box (Suzuribako) with Screen, Robe Rack, and Shell-Matching Game Set

Period: Meiji period (1868–1912)
Date: second half of the 19th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Lacquered wood with gold, silver takamaki-e, hiramaki-e, togidashimaki-e, red lacquer on black ground
Dimensions: L. 7 3/16 in. (18.3 cm); W. 6 5/16 in. (16 cm); D. 1 3/16 in. (3 cm)
Classification: Lacquer
Credit Line: Bequest of Hope Skillman Schary, 1981
Accession Number: 1982.244.4a–e

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