Legged Box with Design of Bush Clover along a Stream, Gold and silver maki-e on black lacquer, Japan

Legged Box with Design of Bush Clover along a Stream

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
18th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Gold and silver maki-e on black lacquer
Dimensions:
H. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm); W. 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm); L. 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm)
Classification:
Lacquer
Credit Line:
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number:
29.100.684
Not on view
Mrs. H. O. (Louisine W.) Havemeyer , New York (until d. 1929; bequeathed to MMA)
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. "A Sensitivity to the Seasons: Summer and Autumn in Japanese Art," June 24, 2011–October 23, 2011.