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Drinking Plate

Object Number:92-1-116
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Japanese
Provenience: Japan
Maker: Kajikawa
Section:Asian
Materials:Tortoise Shell
Technique:Lacquered
Iconography:Carp
Weeds
Inscription Language:Japanese Language
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1992

Description

Drinking plate, sakazuki, made of tortoise shell. Gold carp with weeds are applied in lacquer. Marked as "Kajikawa" (Japanese name) on the back.

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