Small box (kobako)

Historical period(s)
Edo period, late 17th-early 18th century
Lacquer, gold and silver powder, coral and silver beads (takamaki-e, kirigane, nashiji)
H x W: 3.2 x 7.5 cm (1 1/4 x 2 15/16 in)
Credit Line
Gift of Fleta Kuhns
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Container, Lacquer


bamboo, camellia, Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, palace, pine tree, plum blossom, river, The Tale of Genji, winter
Provenance research underway.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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