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Writing box with tray and cover

Provenance

From the collection of John Ellerton Lodge.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. John E. Lodge in memory of her husband, John Ellerton Lodge

Ryukyu Islands, mid-19th century

Object Place

Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Accession Number

64.990a

Medium or Technique

Togidashi; lacquer with inlaid and applied mother-of-pearl decoration

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Lacquer works