University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameInro
Object Number:21094A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Japanese
Provenience: Japan
Period: Edo Period (uncertain)
Meiji Period (uncertain)
Date Made: 19th Century
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1899
Section:Asian
Materials:Wood
Lacquer
Technique:Lacquered
Iconography:Cherry Blossom
Credit Line:Gift of Miss Livingston, 1898

Description

Maki-e. In six separable tiers. Decorated with the cherry blossom scene in Yoshino, a place near Nara, celebrated for a whole hill covered with cherry blossoms. Black and gold lacquer.


Bibliography:

[Article] 1899. "Collections and Publications". Bulletin of the Free Museum of Science and Art. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania. Vol. II. no. No. 1. pg. 39-50 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 42View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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