Asian Art

Scroll Box with Phoenix and Paulownia Design

19th century

Lacquer on wood, gold nashiji exterior with hira maki-e, gold leaf, and taka maki-e

3 5/16 x 11 x 4 3/16 in. (8.4 x 27.9 x 10.6 cm)
Gift of Samuel H. Title
1978.104
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Late Edo period (1615–1868) or Early Meiji era (1868–1912)
Classification: 
Containers - Wood
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
Not on view
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