University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameKoo Kiku Koto
Object Number: 16370J
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Japanese
Provenience: Japan
Date Made: 19th Century - 1893
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1893
Section:Asian
Materials:Wood
Credit Line:Purchased at/from the World's Columbian Exposition, 1893

Description

Box for nine sticks of incense. Used in game such as kumikō (組香) and genjikō (源氏香) or "incense distinguishing" games.


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