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Suzuribako (Writing Box)

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Artist Unknown (Japan)

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18th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G221
Suzuribako (Writing Box), Artist Unknown (Japan)
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Lacquerware | Lacquer with gold and silver hiramaki-e and takamaki-e
Size: 8 7/8 x 9 3/4 in. (22.54 x 24.77 cm)
Creation Place: Asia, Japan
Culture: Asia, Japan
Style: 18th century, Edo period
Physical Description: Suauribako Writing Box, Tokugawa Period (1615-1868), c.1800; lacquer; A.Bottom; b. Lid; c. Ink holder tray; d. Silver butterfly; e.,f, Trays.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Louis W. Hill, Jr
Accession Number: 75.90.1a-f
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009