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Stationery box
(Ryoshibako)
(c. 1710-1750)

Medium
lacquer on wood, metallic powders and foils, pigment (taka maki-e, hira maki-e)
Measurements
(a-c) 14.6 × 41.5 × 32.7 cm (overall)
Place/s of Execution
Japan
Accession Number
2008.513.a-c
Department
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased with funds donated by The Yulgilbar Foundation, 2008
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Gordon Darling Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Image on the underside of the lid is of blossoming wisteria on a trellis.