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Asian Art
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Maker: Nomura Aogai Arashiyama Studio
Designer: Otsuka Einosuke, Japanese, 1926–2011

Box with Lid


Lacquer on wood, mother-of pearl inlay

3 7/16 × 2 3/8 × 4 5/8 in. (8.8 × 6 × 11.8 cm)
Gift of Rebecca Salter in memory of her father, Samuel Salter, and Otsuka Einosuke
Japanese, British
Showa era (1926–89)
Containers - Lacquer

Owned by the Salter Family until given to Yale.

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