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Title: Box for Square Calligraphy Paper (shikishi-bako) with an Auspicious Landscape of Young Pines and Nandina Shrubs
Period: Meiji period (1868–1912)
Date: second half of the 19th century
Medium: Lacquered wood with gold, silver, red hiramaki-e, takamaki-e, cutout gold foil application on black and nashiji lacquer ground
Dimensions: H. 2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm); W. 8 in. (20.3 cm); D. 8 1/2 in. (21.6 cm)
Credit Line: Bequest of Stephen Whitney Phoenix, 1881
Accession Number: 81.1.152a, b
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