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Rectangular Tray with Scene from the Tale of Genji

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: early 17th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Gold maki-e on black lacquer, inlaid with mother-of-pearl
Dimensions: H. 1 5/8 in. (4.1 cm); W. 30 1/8 in. (76.5 cm); D. 16 1/8 in. (41 cm)
Classification: Lacquer
Credit Line: Purchase, Mary Livingston Griggs and Mary Griggs Burke Foundation Gift, 2002
Accession Number: 2002.2

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