University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 92-1-114B
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Japanese
Provenience: Japan
Section:Asian
Materials:Wood
Lacquer
Technique:Lacquered
Iconography:Cherry tree
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1992

Description

A set of three drinking plates, sakazuki, made of wood and lacquered in red. Each plate has slightly different size and design of cherry tree in gold and silver. The middle plate (B) has a weeping cherry. The top and smallest plate (A) was numbered as "C49" and "2003." The bottom plate (C) numbered as "1005."


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