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Reliquary in the form of a hokyoin -to

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Provenance

1918 gift of Major Henry Lee Higginson

Credit Line

Gift of Major Henry Lee Higginson

Hokyoin to kei shari to

Japanese, Edo period, 18th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 3, pg. 50: no. 11

Dimensions

45 cm (17 11/16 in.) (height overall)

Accession Number

18.240

Medium or Technique

Wood with lacquer; pear skin (nashiji) sprinkled gold (maki-e) ground

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ritual Objects