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Box for ordination documents (kaitaibako)

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Provenance

1970 purchased by the Museum from Yanagi Takashi, Kyoto

Credit Line

Keith McLeod Fund

Kaitaibako

Japanese, Kamakura period, 14th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 3, pg. 63: no. 166

Dimensions

12.6 x 35.0 x 11.9 cm (4 15/16 x 13 3/4 x 4 11/16 in.) (h x w x l)

Accession Number

1970.46

Medium or Technique

Wood with lacquer and gilt bronze fittings

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ritual Objects