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Set of writing boxes with decoration of spring field and butterflies

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Provenance

Lent by H.L. Higginson, Dec. 10, 1912

Credit Line

Bequest of Major Henry Lee Higginson

Japanese, Meiji era, late 19th century

Dimensions

23.5 x 26.4 x 15.8 cm

Accession Number

21.2373a-bb

Medium or Technique

Lacquer on wood with sprinkled gold designs; maki-e

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Lacquer works