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鳥蒔絵香箪笥
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
Not on view
Stephen Whitney Phoenix , New York (until d. 1881)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Birds in the Art of Japan," February 2, 2013–July 28, 2013.

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