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Letter Box (Fumibako) with Design of Cherry Blossom and Maple Leaf

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
18th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Polished lacquer with sprinkled gold and gold lacquer, mounted with silver rings
Dimensions:
2 1/2 x 10 3/8 x 4 1/4 in. (6.4 x 26.4 x 10.8 cm)
Classification:
Lacquer
Credit Line:
Bequest of Benjamin Altman, 1913
Accession Number:
14.40.833a, b
Not on view
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Arts of Japan," November 5, 1991–December 15, 1992.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Seasonal Pleasures in Japanese Art (Part One)," October 12, 1995–April 28, 1996.

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