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Box in Shape of Butterfly with Design of Wild Pinks on Side

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Lacquer with gold, silver, and mother-of-pearl
Dimensions:
H. 2 in. (5.1 cm); W. 3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm); L. 4 1/8 in. (10.5 cm)
Classification:
Lacquer
Credit Line:
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number:
29.100.685
Not on view
Mrs. H. O. (Louisine W.) Havemeyer , New York (until d. 1929; bequeathed to MMA)
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