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Incense Box in the Shape of a Folded Letter

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Japan, unknown artist, Incense Box in the Shape of a Folded Letter, ca. 1905, lacquered wood with gold and other metals, Gift of Mrs. William Mead Ladd, public domain, 36.104

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Title

Incense Box in the Shape of a Folded Letter

Artist

Japan, unknown artist (Japanese)

Date

ca. 1905

Medium

lacquered wood with gold and other metals

Dimensions (H x W x D)

1 1/2 in x 8 13/16 in

Collection Area

Asian Art

Category

Lacquerware

Object Type

box

Culture

Japanese

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Mead Ladd

Accession Number

36.104

Copyright

public domain

Terms

boxes

gilding

lacquerware

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