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粟鶉蒔絵名刺入れ
Case with Quail and Millet

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
mid-19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Black lacquer ground with gold and silver hiramaki-e
Dimensions:
H. 2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm); W. 3 3/8 in. (8.6 cm)
Classification:
Lacquer
Credit Line:
Bequest of Stephen Whitney Phoenix, 1881
Accession Number:
81.1.349
Not on view
Stephen Whitney Phoenix , New York (until d. 1881)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "A Sensitivity to the Seasons: Autumn and Winter," June 22, 2006–September 10, 2006.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Birds in the Art of Japan," February 2, 2013–July 28, 2013.

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