Incense Cabinet with Various Birds

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: 19th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Gold lacquer ground with gold and silver takamaki-e and hiramaki-e
Dimensions: H. 3 in. (7.6 cm); W. 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm); L. 3 9/16 in. (9 cm)
Classification: Lacquer
Credit Line: Bequest of Stephen Whitney Phoenix, 1881
Accession Number: 81.1.277a–d

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